Dower, John : A New General Atlas of the World compiled from the latest authorities both English and Foreign containing separate maps of its various countries and states, and exhibiting their boundaries & divisions also the chains of mountains, rivers and lakes and their geographical features comprehended in forty seven maps. London: Henry Teesdale & Co., 1837. Folio, approx 270mm x 380mm with original mottled boards, lower board loose. Complete with 47 hand coloured engraved maps including the Rivers and Mountains plate. The large foldout double pages of the India plate (300mm x 710mm) have been reinforced with tape at/near the folds. Bright, clean and full original hand colour. Overall in good condition. Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.
Blackie, W.G: The Imperial Atlas; An extensive series of maps, embracing the most recent discoveries and the latest political divisions of territory in all parts of the world. Compiled and engraved from the most authentic sources. London. Blackie & Sons. nd but c.a.1865. Folio, 13 x 15 ins (approx 300mm x 390mm). Pp [29 with index], 124, lacks frontis. 100 full page and double page engraved world maps with hand colouring outline, very minor browning in some blank margins. Drawn and engraved by J. W. Lowry and others. Original half morocco gilt, slight rubbing, marbled end papers. A very unusual feature regarding this atlas is the number of islands shown eg. Celebes, Borneo, Philippine Islands, Windward Islands, Leeward Islands and others, each full page. Complete with all 100 maps, missing title page otherwise in very good condition. Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.
Lizars, W.H. : Lizar’s Edinburgh Geographical General Atlas, containing Maps of Every Empire,State and Kingdom. Edinburgh. nd but 1842, folio (approx. 485mm x 320mm). Contemporary half morocco, rebacked with new end papers. Some marginal fraying, neat ink inscription on title page, index, 69 plates (51 hand coloured in outline maps on 69 double-page engraved map sheets), double-page engraved table of mountain chains, , 16pp index. Light offsetting to hemispheres, several splits at folds; some entering the engraved surface, map of Italy with large repaired tear. This volume includes the two important maps, one of the United States and one of Mexico, both showing the Republic of Texas. A very clean, good example of a relatively rare atlas. Reference Philips Atlases 782.
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