Relief shown by hachures.
Ancillary maps: Northern hemisphere -- Southern hemisphere -- Western hemisphere [climate] -- World on Mercator's projection -- Land hemisphere -- Water hemisphere -- Eastern hemisphere [climate].
Includes 5 diagrams showing the comparative lengths of rivers, comparative heights of mountains, and comparative time.
Includes text and diagrams about the solar system and earth's orbit.
Includes portraits, text, "Letters of the Great," examples of languages spoken in the U.S., and table "Civil divisions of the world arranged by continents."
In English. Includes a passage in French and lines in other languages.