Mitchell's New General Atlas, 84 Maps & Plans, Complete & Original, 1864
Mitchell's New General Atlas, Containing Maps of the Various Countries of the World, Plans of Cities, etc. Embraced in Fifty-Three Quarto Maps, Forming a Series of Eighty-Four Maps and Plans, Together with Valuable Statistical Tables , 1864 atlas of the world. This is one of the finest atlases ever made, and this copy is complete with all 53 quarto maps -- 84 hand-colored maps and plans overall: double-page, single-page, inserts, city plans, continents and oceans. Appendices and numerous indices include a list of post offices in the U. And Canada, population statistics of the U.
And around the world; tables of distances and land routes within the U. And descriptions of mountains and rivers of the world with elevation, depth and length data, respectively. The maps are uniformly in Fine or better condition. Each one is a framable work of hand-colored art.
The cover's leather, cloth, and gold stamp remain attractive. The binding is very good and complete, although it shows general wear.
The Atlas measures 15.75 x 13 x 1 inches. Ublished in 1864 by S. The item "Mitchell's New General Atlas, 84 Maps & Plans, Complete & Original, 1864" is in sale since Friday, January 24, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\World Maps". The seller is "kaleidoscopevintaged" and is located in Ann Arbor, Michigan. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Map View: World
- Cartographer/Publisher: S.
- Printing Technique: Hand-Colored Lithographs
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Format: Atlas
- Type: Political Map
- Year: 1864
- Date Range: 1800-1899