Philadelphia: Copperthwait, Desilver & Butler, 1854. 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. Item #43004
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.