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MOLL, Herman - A System of Geography: or, a New & Accurate Description of the Earth in all its Empires, Kingdoms and States.

MOLL, Herman - A System of Geography: or, a New & Accurate Description of the Earth in all its Empires, Kingdoms and States.
A System of Geography: or, a New & Accurate Description of the Earth in all its Empires, Kingdoms and States. - MOLL, Herman
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Title : A System of Geography: or, a New & Accurate Description of the Earth in all its Empires, Kingdoms and States..
Map maker : MOLL, Herman.
Date : London, for A. and J. Churchill, 1701.
Size : 12.4 x 8.1 inches. / 31.6 x 20.7 cm.
Colouring : Uncoloured

Description :FIRST EDITION of Moll's important work with the title printed in red and black, 40 engraved maps, 2 full-page, small engraved map in text, 2 engraved solar diagrams.

The Geography contains the latest 'discoveries and corrections' since the publication of the Thesaurus Geographicus in 1695. Part II contains Luyts's descriptions of Asia, Africa and America. Nine maps relate to America and include the representation of California as an island.

With a distinguished provenance. A Commander in the Royal Navy, William Clevland had a long and distinguished naval career. His son John, MP for Saltash and Sandwich, also pursued a naval career, and was appointed joint Secretary of the Admiralty in 1746, assisting Thomas Corbett, becoming sole Secretary on the latter's death.

Provenance: William Clevland (d.1735), (ownership inscription to title -- John Clevland (c.1707-1763), (book label pasted inside upper cover) --¤


Phillips, Atlases 536; NMM, p.454.
Condition : Two parts in one volume. The overall condition is good: Short tear to map of Scotland, two maps and several text leaves browned in Part II, some very light damp stains. Light wear to extremities
Contemporary calf panelled in blind, spine in compartments (short split to upper joint and with some repairs).


ID: 92781

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