A rare Folio edition of - The Times, Survey Atlas of The World, prepared at the Edinburgh Geographical Institute, under the direction of J G Bartholomew. It was published by The Times, Printing House Square, London, E, C, 4.
And includes a dedication to King George V. It contains 112 removable double spread maps, with blank versos and fronts showing Population, Political, Climate, vegetation, Ocean currents, etc etc....It comes with its accompanying Gazetteer with over 200,000 place names and scarce (see through) Indexing frame, which is used with the grid reference numbers from the Gazetteer to locate places of interest. They are both red cloth bound Elephant folio, with gilt titles to their front and spines. The Atlas folder has fading to its spine and a glued repair to its top fold in edge - photo 10 - and measures approx 48.5 cm high x 32 cm wide x 5 cm thick. The Gazetteer measures 46.5 cm high x 32 cm wide x 1.5 cm thick and has fading to its spine and the Indexing frame has some crease marks.
The mapping of the world plate 1 - photo 5 - has a small tear to its top edge - the other 111 maps are all in good condition, as shown in photo's. The item "THE TIMES SURVEY ATLAS OF THE WORLD 112 MAPS FOLIO EDITION + GAZETTEER A-Z INDEX" is in sale since Thursday, January 14, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\World Maps".
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