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M General Geography :

The Origin ons; Wində, fphere; the

EXPLAINING The Nature and Properties of the E ARTH;

V I Z. It's Figure, Magnitude, Motions, Situation, Contents,

and Division into Land and Water, Mountains, Woods,

Defares, Lakes, Rivers, &c. . With particular Accounts of the different Appearances 1. of the Heavens in different countries; the Seasons of

the Year over all the Globe ; the Tides of the Sea ; Bays,

Capes, Illands, Rocks, Sand-Banks, and Shelves. The State of the Atmosphere; the Nature of Exhala

tions; Winds, Storms, Tornados, &c. The Origin of Springs, Mineral-Waters, Burning Moun

tains, Mines, &c. The Uses and Making of Maps, Globes, and Sea-Charts. The Foundations of Dialling; the Art of Meafuring

Heights and Distances; the Art of Ship-Building, Navigation,
and the Ways of Finding the LONGITUDE AT SEA.

Originally writien in LATIN
By BERNHARD LARENIUS, M, D.

Since Improved and Illustrated
By Sir ISAAC NEWTON and Dr JURIN;
And now Translated into Englis; with additional Notis, Copa

per-Plates, an Alphabetical Index, and other Improvements. Particularly useful to Students in the Universities; Travellers,

Sailors, and all those who desire to be acquainted with Mixed
Mathematics, Geography, Astronomy, and Navigation,

By Mr DUGDALE.
The whole Revised and Corrected by Peter SHAW, M. D.
The Second Edition, with large additions.

In TWO VOLUMES.

LONDON: Printed for STEPHEN AUSTEN, at

the Angel and Bible, in St Paul's Church-Yard. 1734.

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Y HAVE perused this SYSTEM of I GENERAL GEOGRAPHY; and I do recommend it as the most Useful Book upon this Subject.

JAMES HODGSON,

Master of the Royal Mathematical Christ-Hospital,

School; And Fellow of the Dec. 14. 1733.

Royal Society,
HARVARD
UNIVERSITY
LIBRARY

THE i

: TRANSLATOR's 1. PREFACE.

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SHE Original of this Work

was Re-printed at Cambridge in the Year 1672, for the Use of the Students in that University; and an

Advertisement was given of it, the Beginning of the Year following, in the Philosophical Transactions (a).

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THE Dutch Edition being then out of Print, was carefully corrected, in many

(a) Phil. Transact. No. cisis, una cum Tabulis ali91. Pag. 5172. BERN- quot, que defiderabantur, HARDI VARENII, aucta & illuftrata; ab

M. D. Geographia Gene- IS A ACO NEWTON ralis; in qua Affectiones ge- Mathef. Profeffore Lucanerales Telluris explicantur, fiano apud Cantabrigienses. summa cura quam plurimis į Societate Regia, Cantab. in Locis emendata, & 33 1672. in 8vo. Schematibus novis, ære inA 2

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