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OF THE

EARTH AND ITS INHABITANTS:

WITH

ONE HUNDRED ENGRAVINGS.

Bergenza Emerson
BY J. E. WORCESTER, A. A. Ş.

Author of the Universal Gazetteer, &c.

IN TWO VOLUMES.

VOL. II.

BOSTON:

PUBLISHED BY CUMMINGS, HILLIARD & co.

PRINTED BY HILLIARD AND METCALF.

DISTRICT OF MASSACHUSETTS, TO WIT:

District Clerk's office. BE it remembered, that on the first day of September A. D. 1823, and in the forty-eighth year of the independence of the United States of America, J. E. Worcester of the said district has deposited in this office the title of a book, the right whereot' he claims as author, in the words following, viz.

“ Sketches of the Earth and its Inhabitants : with one hundred Engravings: By J. E. Worcester, A. A. S, Author of the Universal Gazetteer, &c. In two Volumes."

In conformity to the act of the congress of the United States, entitled “ An act for the encouragement of learning, by securing the copies of maps, charts, and books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies during the times therein mentioned;" and also to an ici, entitled “ An act supplementary to an act, entitler! “ An act for the encouragement of learning, by securing the copies of maps, charts, and books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the times therein inentioned, and extending the benefits thereof to the arts of designing, engraving, and etcbing historical and otber prints.”

J. W. DAVIS, Clerk at the District of Massachusetts:

LIST OF PLATES IN VOLUME II.

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Facing Page Paris Facing the Title Page. Jerusalem

165 Lisbon

Do D o. Holy Sepulchre } Mont Blanc

26

A Kamtschatdale travelling in Glaciers

Winter

177 Montserrat

Ispahan and its Inhabitants 194 Bull-Fight S

Mausoleum of Hyder Ally 222 Mount Etna

Banian Tree Vesuvius and Naples }

Burning of a Widow

230 Genoa

Suburb of a Chinese City 237 Venice 3

Porcelain Tower

239 St. Peter's Church

82 Economy of Time and LaColiseum

bour, exemplified in a ChiLeaning Tower

nese Waterman

253 High Street of Pompeii

Sedans used by Japanese LaColossal Figure of Jupiter dies

254 Pluvius

92 Egyptians Constantinople

People of Barbary

272 Mecca

Negroes St. Sophia

104

Hottentots Grotto of Antiparos

Cairo

283 Parthenon

Algiers Temple of Jupiter Olym- 123 Pompey's Pillar pius

Cleopatra's Needle

290 Turks

Pyramids of Gizeh Hindoos

125. Method of carrying people in Chinese

Congo

322 Tartars

A Hottentot Village

331 Himmaleh Mountains 136 Termites Ant Hills ?

337 Ruins of Palmyra

152 Peak of Teneriffe Bethlehem

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