New Universal Atlas Containing Maps of the various Empires, Kingdoms, States and Republics of the World. With a special map of each of the United States, plans of Cities, &c. Comprehended in seventy five sheets, and forming a series of one hundred and twe

Mitchell, S. Augustus

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Place Published: Philadelphia
Publisher: Copperthwait, Desilver & Butler
Date Published: 1854
Book Id: 43004

Description

75 hand tinted plates. Folio [43 cm] Bound in the original 3/4 leather over marbled boards. Leather gilt stamped label on the front board. Near fine. Extremities of boards rubbed. Internally very clean with no foxing or tears.

Comments

Complete with all 75 hand-tinted plates. A nice copy of this rare Atlas whose focus is primarily the United States. Includes nice maps of New York (double page with insets of New York [City], Rochester, Albany and Niagara), Washington [DC] that includes a plan of the U.S. Capitol, Massachusetts (with an inset of Boston), Texas (with insets of Galveston and North Texas), Louisiana (with an inset of New Orleans), Florida (with insets of Pensacola, Tallahassee and St. Augustine) and a lovely map of California, Oregon, Washington, Utah & New Mexico (that among other things shows Fillmore as the capital of Utah). Uncommon in this nice condition. Wheat 812. Moffat 29



By This Author: Mitchell, S. Augustus