A Geographical Description of the World intended as an accompaniment to The Map of the World on Mercator's Projection.Philadelphia: John Melish, 1818. 280p, 2 maps [missing the frontis map of the world]. 21cm. Red leather and marbled boards. Covers well worn; front cover almost detached; last several pages wrinkled; one map with torn margin. Scarce and a good copy only.