The Resource A geographical vocabulary, : designed as a guide to a topographical knowledge of the whole surface of the globe, by maps., By the preceptor of the private academy in Portland, (electronic resource)

A geographical vocabulary, : designed as a guide to a topographical knowledge of the whole surface of the globe, by maps., By the preceptor of the private academy in Portland, (electronic resource)

Label
A geographical vocabulary, : designed as a guide to a topographical knowledge of the whole surface of the globe, by maps.
Title
A geographical vocabulary,
Title remainder
designed as a guide to a topographical knowledge of the whole surface of the globe, by maps.
Statement of responsibility
By the preceptor of the private academy in Portland
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Additional physical form
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
  • 30586
  • 28616
Citation source
  • Shaw & Shoemaker
  • Shaw & Shoemaker
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1787-1830
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carter, Nathaniel H.
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1789-1875
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wright, Nathaniel
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Geography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A geographical vocabulary, : designed as a guide to a topographical knowledge of the whole surface of the globe, by maps., By the preceptor of the private academy in Portland, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/shaw/30586
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819
  • Advertised as "Just published" in the Portland gazette, Dec. 27, 1813. Probably written by Nathaniel C. Carter, preceptor of the Portland Academy at that date. Attributed to Nathaniel Wright by Joseph Williamson in his Bibliography of the state of Maine (Portland, 1896). Williamson posited the existence of an 1811 edition, of which no copy is known; Wright was preceptor of the Academy in 1811
  • A section on "Method of teaching" (p. v-vi) describes how to teach geography using this text along with maps of the world and the United States
  • "Copyright secured according to law."--p. [47]
  • Page [45] blank
  • "Books and stationary. Stephen Patten, at no. 10, Jones' Row, Exchange-Street, Portland, has constantly for sale, a well assorted and large collection of books, in every branch of literature ..."--p. [47]
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000354694
Dimensions
16 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
vi, [1], 8-46, [2] p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000354694
Label
A geographical vocabulary, : designed as a guide to a topographical knowledge of the whole surface of the globe, by maps., By the preceptor of the private academy in Portland, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/shaw/30586
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819
  • Advertised as "Just published" in the Portland gazette, Dec. 27, 1813. Probably written by Nathaniel C. Carter, preceptor of the Portland Academy at that date. Attributed to Nathaniel Wright by Joseph Williamson in his Bibliography of the state of Maine (Portland, 1896). Williamson posited the existence of an 1811 edition, of which no copy is known; Wright was preceptor of the Academy in 1811
  • A section on "Method of teaching" (p. v-vi) describes how to teach geography using this text along with maps of the world and the United States
  • "Copyright secured according to law."--p. [47]
  • Page [45] blank
  • "Books and stationary. Stephen Patten, at no. 10, Jones' Row, Exchange-Street, Portland, has constantly for sale, a well assorted and large collection of books, in every branch of literature ..."--p. [47]
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000354694
Dimensions
16 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
vi, [1], 8-46, [2] p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000354694

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