Detail View: David Rumsey Historical Map Collection: (Covers to) Mitchell's ancient atlas, classical and sacred, containing maps illustrating the geography of the ancient World, as described by the writers of antiquity; also, the political divisions, cities, towns, places distinguished by remarkable events ... As determined by modern observations; together with a table of the corresponding ancient and modern names of the places engraved in the maps. The whole accompanied by a descriptive geography, embellished with numerous engravings of remarkable events, views of important cities, noted structures, and various interesting antique remains. By S. Augustus Mitchell. Philadelphia: Published by J.H. Butler & Co. For sale by the booksellers throughout the United States. 1875.

Collection: 
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author: 
Mitchell, Samuel Augustus
Date: 
1875
Short Title: 
Cover: Mitchell's ancient atlas.
Publisher: 
J.H. Butler & Co. Philadelphia
Type: 
Covers
Obj Height cm: 
30
Obj Width cm: 
25
Note: 
Covers are quarter leather peachy beige paper covered boards with "Mitchell's Ancient Atlas. Containing Maps Illustrating Classical and Sacred Geography. Contents ... Philadelphia: J.H. Butler & Co. ... Entered ... 1844, by S. Augustus Mitchell ... Pennsylvania." Full color.
World Area: 
Eastern Hemisphere; World
Subject: 
Classical
Full Title: 
(Covers to) Mitchell's ancient atlas, classical and sacred, containing maps illustrating the geography of the ancient World, as described by the writers of antiquity; also, the political divisions, cities, towns, places distinguished by remarkable events ... As determined by modern observations; together with a table of the corresponding ancient and modern names of the places engraved in the maps. The whole accompanied by a descriptive geography, embellished with numerous engravings of remarkable events, views of important cities, noted structures, and various interesting antique remains. By S. Augustus Mitchell. Philadelphia: Published by J.H. Butler & Co. For sale by the booksellers throughout the United States. 1875.
List No: 
1753A
Series No: 
1
Publication Author: 
Mitchell, Samuel Augustus
Pub Date: 
1875
Pub Title: 
Mitchell's ancient atlas, classical and sacred, containing maps illustrating the geography of the ancient World, as described by the writers of antiquity; also, the political divisions, cities, towns, places distinguished by remarkable events ... As determined by modern observations; together with a table of the corresponding ancient and modern names of the places engraved in the maps. The whole accompanied by a descriptive geography, embellished with numerous engravings of remarkable events, views of important cities, noted structures, and various interesting antique remains. By S. Augustus Mitchell. Philadelphia: Published by J.H. Butler & Co. For sale by the booksellers throughout the United States. 1875.
Pub Reference: 
Cf P5636 (1874 ed.)
Pub Note: 
See note field above.
Pub List No: 
1753.000
Pub Type: 
Classical Atlas
Pub Maps: 
7
Pub Height cm: 
30
Pub Width cm: 
25
Image No: 
1753A
Institution: 
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement: 
Copyright 2005
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