Mitchell's School Atlas: Comprising the Maps, Etc., Designed to Illustrate Mitchell's School and Family Geography
Place Published: Philadelphia
Publisher: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.
Date Published: 1848
Book Id: 4448
Quarto. 28 maps; single and double page with geographical and statistical tables. Includes a map of North American and a map of the United States. Handcolored maps. Leather spine with printed boards. Wear and rubbing to surfaces, edges, corners and spine; binding is loose. Some foxing internally and scattered pencil marks; drawings of ships on some of the blank pages. A two cent postage stamp pasted on the rear pastedown. Previous owner's name in pencil on ffep. Overall, in good condition with maps still bright in color. Mitchell's School Atlases were some of the most commercially successful maps of their time and were produced from the 1830s to the 1880s.