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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 whereof' 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 4ci, entitled “ An act supplementary to an act, 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 inentioned, and extending the benefits thereof to the arts of designing, engraving, anu etebing historical and other prints.”

J. W. DAVIS, Clerk raf' the District of Massachusetts:

LIST OF PLATES IN VOLUME II.

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165 Lisbon

Do. Do. Holy Sepulchre Mont Blanc

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A Kamtschatdale travelling in Glaciers

Winter

177 Montserrat

194 Ispahan and its Inhabitants

57 Bull-Fight

222 Mount Etna

Banian Tree

71 Vesuvius and Naples

Burning of a Widow

230 Genoa

237 Suburb of a Chinese City

76 Venice

Porcelain Tower

239 St. Peter's Church

82

Economy of Time and LaColiseum

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253 nese Waterman

88 High Street of Pompeii

Sedans used by Japanese LaColossal Figure of Jupiter dies

254 Pluvius

92 Egyptians
103
People of Barbary

272 Mecca

Negroes St. Sophia

104

Hottentots
Cairo

283 Parthenon

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

Cleopatra's Needle

290 Turks

Pyramids of Gizeh Hindoos

Method of carrying people in Chinese

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135

Congo

322 Tartars

A Hottentot Village

331 Himmaleh Mountains 136 Termites Ant Hills

337 Ruins of Palmyra?

Peak of Teneriffe

152 Bethlehem

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