A short system of astronomy & geography
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A short system of astronomy & geography concisely exhibited by question and answer : designed for the use of schools by Nathan Elliot

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Published by Printed by Michael J. Kappel in Catskill [N.Y.] .
Written in English


  • Geography.,
  • Astronomy.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Nathan Elliot.
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 31403.
The Physical Object
Pagination54 p.
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15610262M

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