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The World: Miscellanea
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The World: Miscellanea

  • GB 249 T-GED/22/1
  • Series
  • 1814, no date

Miscellaneous maps of the world.

This series is part of Patrick Geddes’ large collection of maps, plans, photographs, prints and drawings of countries and regions around the world. Much of this collection was part of Geddes' Cities and Town Planning Exhibition.

Geddes, Sir Patrick, 1854-1932, Knight, biologist, sociologist, educationist and town planner

The World Surrounded with Emblematical Figures of Europe, Asia, Africa, & America

'Frontispiece to Kelly's System of Geography'
'London Published by Thomas Kelly, [ ... ] March 19, 1814'


From Christopher Kelly, 'A new and complete system of universal Geography', 2 vols., (London: Thomas Kelly, 1814) (Sitwell, O.F.G., 'Four centuries of Special Geography. An annotated guide to books that purport to describe all the countries in the world published in English before 1888, with a critical introduction' (Vancouver: UBC Press, 1993), pp. 335- 337).