Glasgow: Printed for the Booksellers, 1786. "A New Edition", and the 1st Glasgow edition (Alston IV, 392). x,  - 375, [1 (blank)] pp. Frontispiece. Folding plate of geometric designs. Astrological diagram, p. 256 & 293. Signed in 8s; chainlines are horizontal. Modern speckled quarter calf binding with maroon title label to spine & marbled paper boards. Binding - Fine. Textblock - About Very Good, with early pos to ffep. Paper quite age toned. Folding plate split along a fold. Item #35663
A popular primer, issued in numerous editions, and wherein we find California still an enigma... "Northward, on the Pacific Ocean, is New Mexico, and the island of California; but of these we know but little."
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