Detail View: David Rumsey Historical Map Collection: Asia &c. No. VII. (Published 1st June 1816 by J. Melish. Philadelphia. Improved to 1820.) H.S. Tanner Sc.

Collection: 
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author: 
Melish, John
Date: 
1820
Short Title: 
Asia &c.
Publisher: 
John Melish Philadelphia
Type: 
Atlas Map
Obj Height cm: 
35
Obj Width cm: 
24
Scale 1: 
60,000,000
Note: 
In outline color. Map includes all of Asia as well as Australia and the Polynesian Islands. Instructions for computing east and west distances on every parallel of latitude are given.
Reference: 
Walsh p188 (1816 ed.); Ristow p188.
World Area: 
Asia
Country: 
Australia
Subject: 
School
Full Title: 
Asia &c. No. VII. (Published 1st June 1816 by J. Melish. Philadelphia. Improved to 1820.) H.S. Tanner Sc.
List No: 
4519.006
Series No: 
8
Engraver or Printer: 
Tanner, Henry S.
Publication Author: 
Melish, John
Pub Date: 
1820
Pub Title: 
Melish's Universal School Atlas. Philadelphia, Published 1816. Improved to 1820. S. Harrison, Sc.
Pub Reference: 
Walsh p188 (1816 ed.); Ristow p188.
Pub Note: 
The third edition, complete with eight outline color maps. Rare. With marble covered half-leather boards and "School Atlas" imprinted on spine.
Pub List No: 
4519.000
Pub Type: 
School Atlas
Pub Maps: 
8
Pub Height cm: 
28
Pub Width cm: 
24
Image No: 
4519006
Institution: 
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement: 
Copyright 1998
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