A School Atlas of General and Descriptive Geography

By: Johnston, Alex. Keith

Price: NZ$250.00

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Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


4" splitting to leather at front joint. 1/2" missing to leather at ends of spine. Moderate bubbling to cloth on front board. Front hinge broken. Maps fairly clean with light or even faint foxing. Occasionally a darker spot of foxing or a thumb mark to margins or versos. No tears or chips to maps.; Stated "Fourth Edition". [1 (Advertisement for Geographical Projections)], [1 (blank)], + double page colour frontispiece map titled "The World in Hemispheres" + [2 (title leaf, verso blank)], + [1 (preface)] + [1 (contents)] + 21 double page colour maps + 28 page index + advertisements on endpapers. Page dimensions: 274 x 184mm. The maps are all double page maps mounted at the centre on guards. The maps are not hand-coloured. The 22 maps are: The World in Hemisphere; Europe; England and Wales; Scotland and Ireland; France; Belgium, Netherlands, and Denmark; Western Germany and Prussia; Austrian Empire; Italy; Spain and Portugal; Turkey and Greece; Sweden and Norway; Russia and Poland; Asia and East India Islands; India; Turkey in Asia, Persia, &c.; Africa and Arabia; North America; United States and Canada; Central America and West India Islands; South America; Australia, &c.; 4to

Title: A School Atlas of General and Descriptive Geography

Author Name: Johnston, Alex. Keith

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Edinburgh, William Blackwood and Sons: 1853

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 6280

Keywords: Illustrated Newspaper 19th Century ILN NOISBN