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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Mitchell, Samuel Augustus
Date:
1875
Short Title:
Title Page: Mitchell's ancient atlas.
Publisher:
J.H. Butler & Co.
Philadelphia
Type:
Title Page
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:
(Title Page 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:
1753B
Series No:
2
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:
1753B
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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