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MYERS, Thomas (1774--1834)
[A compendious system of modern geography. 2nd ed. Advertisement. 1821]
Now publishing in monthly parts, price 7s. each, handsomely printed in quarto, on fine wove paper, A new and comprehensive system of modern geography, ... By Thomas Myers, A.M. of the Royal Military Academy, Woolwich.
[London]: G. Sidney, printer, Northumberland Street, [1821].
4 p. : [2] wdcut illus. ; 23.4 cm. (8º)

Bifolium, drop-head title dated at head 'January 1st, 1821.' Printer's name from colophon. Pages 1--2 advertise a re-edited edition of a work that had first appeared in 1812. It is offered here by Sherwood, Neely and Jones in 24 monthly parts to form two volumes, of which ten are already published. Publication of the first part was advertised in April 1820 (q.v.). Pages 3--4 advertise the publication 'in Weekly Parts, price 2s. 6d. each, neatly printed in Octavo, on good Paper' of James Jennings, The family cyclopædia, 1821. Neither work is in Soane's library.

Copy Notes Tipped in at the end of vol. II of G. Booth's translation of The historical library of Diodorus the Sicilian, 1814 (q.v.), with another 4-pp. bifolium of advertisements for works available from Sherwood, Neely and Jones tipped inside (q.v.).

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