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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Mitchell, Samuel Augustus
Date:
1875
Short Title:
Roman Empire.
Publisher:
J.H. Butler & Co.
Philadelphia
Type:
Atlas Map
Obj Height cm:
29
Obj Width cm:
45
Scale 1:
13,600,000
Note:
Engraved map with 2 insets. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridians: Washington and Ferro. "Classical geography" upper margin.
World Area:
Eastern Hemisphere
Region:
Rome
Subject:
Religious
Full Title:
Map of the Roman Empire at the period of its greatest extent about the year A.D. 107. Engraved to illustrate Mitchell's ancient geography. (with) Map of Britannia Romanorum or Roman Britain. (with) Map of northern and Central Syria. Drawn & engraved by J.H. Young. Entered ... 1844, by S. Augustus Mitchell ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania. (1875)
List No:
1753.005
Page No:
5
Series No:
7
Engraver or Printer:
Young, J.H.
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:
1753005
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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Map of the Roman Empire at the period of its greatest extent about the year A.D. 107…