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ALL THE PARTS OF THE WORLD,
ON A NEW PLAN,
ACCORDING TO THE GREAT NATURAL DIVISIONS OF THE GLOBE;
Analytical, Synoptical, and Elementary Tables.
By M. MALTE-BRUN.
IMPROVED BY THE ADDITION OF THE MOST RECENT INFOR-
CONTAINING THE DESCRIPTION OF AMERICA AND ADJACENT ISLANDS.
Likewise additional matter, not contained in the European Edition, and
DISTRICT OF MASSACHUSETTS TO WIT:
District Clerk's Office.
BE it remembered, that on this eighteenth day of March, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty-six, and in the fiftieth year of the Independence of the United States of America, Wells and Lilly of said district have deposited in this office the title of a book, the right whereof they claim as Proprietors in the words following, to wit
Universal Geography, or a Description of all the Parts of the World, on a New Plan, according to the Great Natural Divisions of the Globe; accompanied with analytical, synoptical, and elementary Tables. By M. Malte-Brun. Improved by the addition of the most recent information derived from various sources. Volume V. Containing the Description of America and adjacent Islands. Likewise additional matter, not contained in the European Edition, and Corrections.
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JNO. W. DAVIS.
Clerk of the District of Massachusetts.
PUBLISHERS OF THE AMERICAN EDITION.
THE Notes to which AM. ED. are subjoined, which will be found principally in the part of the work relating to the United States, have been added in this edition. Several errors in dates, numbers, and orthography, in addition to those remarked upon in the notes, have likewise been corrected in the text. With the exception of these variations, and the omission of two sentences, and a short note, (not to be found in the original of Malte-Brun, nor containing geographical information) this edition has been printed entirely after the one published in England.