Universal Geography: Or a Description of All Parts of the World, on a New Plan, According to the Great Natural Divisions of the Globe; Accompanied with Analytical, Synoptical, and Elementary Tables, Zväzok 8

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Wells and Lilly, 1831

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AnimalsWild Animals
35
Government
41
ArcissurAubeDepartment of Marne VetryleBrûle
42
Province of TrasosMontes and Alen Tejo
47
EUROPE CONTINUED
56
Vineyards
62
VascongadesProvince of Guipuscoa
68
Old Castile
74
UrgelMount Serrat
80
Falls of St MichaelRoad to Tarragona
84
Bull fights 91
91
Mineral productsPuy
135
France Historical Notice
138
First GermanyCeltic LanguageGovernment of the Celts
144
Burgundians and VisigothsFranks 150
150
French EmpirePiedmont united to the EmpirePart
157
EUROPE CONTINUED
163
Germanic Basin Meuse
168
Department of the GardAlaisUzesPont St Esprit
172
Corsica GeologyPreliminary Remarks
174
Marble
180
Influence of the Sea
186
BirdsBirds of PassagePartridges c 192
194
SnailsMolluccaCrustaceaInsects
195
CorsicaAjaccio
201
Department of the Bouches du RhoneAix
207
Department of DromeMontelimartValenceDepartment
213
Department of the ArdecheEtymology of the word Helvia
221
ToulouseAntiquitiesCapitole
240
FoixSaint GironsDepartment of the High Pyrenees
246
Department of LandesDax
252
Industry and Trade LibourneLa Reole
258
VOL VIII
273
Department of Vendée
279
Department of Maine and Loire
285
PaimbeufDepartment of MorbihanVannes
291
PloërmelPontivyDepartment of Finistere
294
DinanDepartment of Ille and Villaine
300
Department of SartheMamersMans
306
BOOK CLI
309
AmboiseChateauRenault
312
ChartresCollections
318
CosnePouillyLa CharitéClamecy
323
GueretDepartment of CherSaintAmand
329
BellacLimoges
335
VicenCarladezSaint FlourChaudesAigues
341
BillomMountain of Gergovia
347
PontGibaudVolvic
353
EUROPE CONTINUED
357
Origin and Antiquity
363
Page
364
Historical Recollections
374
TonnereDepartment of Upper Saone
382
LonsleSaulnier
388
Saint Claude
390
Since the Restoration
452
Scientific Institutions Schools cNeighbourhood of Paris
455
Department of MancheAyranchesCoutances
461
Department of Lower SeineLillebonne
467
CalaisGuinesArdres
473
Dunkerque
479
VOL VIII
510
Description of the Scandinarian Peninsula Description
536
AgricultureClimate
542
StockholmSurrounding country
548
CarlscronaCalmarUnion of Calmar
554
Ameliorations
560
1
567
Limits of Denmark
568
MeadowsCultivation
574
244
579
ArtistsGovernment 580581
580
Aspect of the Danish coastSound dutiesCopenhagen
586
Islands on the western coastÍslands on the eastern coast
592
Duchy of LauenbourgLauenbourg
599
BOOK CL
605
Lakes and marshesGeological constitution
611
ReligionCitiesAntwerp 617618
617
CourtrayFields of battle
623
ChurchesFountainsPopulation of the different quarters
629
Scientific and benevolent establishmentsPromenades
630
MaaseykWertVenloo
633
Holland or the Seven United Provinces
637
MountainsRivers
639
MiddlebourgFlushingBergenopzoomBoisleduc
662
Statistical Tables connected with the late Kingdom of
669
Physical features of the British Islands
677
Isle of ManArranHebrides Orkneys
683
Ancient inhabitants
689
Plymouth
694
SussexChichester ArundelLewesHastingsBrighton
700
Municipal organization View of the city
706
View of MiddlesexSurreyGuilfordBerkshireReading
712
CambridgeshireCambridgeUniversity of Cambridge
718
Foss DikeLincoln CathedralYorkshireYorkMinster
722
CarlisleCounty of CumberlandDerwent WaterMoun
728
DerbyshireDerby
734
ShropshireShrewsburyWorcestershireKidderminster
740
PembrokeSt DavidsCardiganRadnorMontgomery
746
WigtonshirePort PatrickKirkcudbrightshireDumfries
748
Union of Scotland and England Administration of Justice
754
LeithLinlithgowLanarkGlasgowIncrease of
760
Kinross
763
BOOK CLV
772
Charitable SocietiesEcclesiastical Divisions
778
IndustryExportsNumber of Workmen
779
KildareKilkenny Province of MunsterLimerick
785
AnneHouse of BrunswickGeorge III
791
Character of the Inhabitants of the British IslesEnglish
797

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