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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Finley, Anthony
Date:
1831
Short Title:
Cover: New general atlas.
Publisher:
Anthony Finley
Philadelphia
Type:
Covers
Obj Height cm:
36
Obj Width cm:
29
World Area:
World
Full Title:
(Covers to) A New General Atlas Comprising a Complete Set of Maps, representing the Grand Divisions Of The Globe, ... Philadelphia: Published by Anthony Finley. 1831. (title page only) Written And Engraved By Jos. Perkins. (with) Atlas Classica; Or Select Maps Of Ancient Geography, Both Sacred and Profane ... Philadelphia: Published by Anthony Finley, At The North-East Corner Of Chestnut And Fourth Streets. Clark & Raser, Printers. 1831.
List No:
0285A
Series No:
1
Publication Author:
Finley, Anthony
Pub Date:
1831
Pub Title:
A New General Atlas Comprising a Complete Set of Maps, representing the Grand Divisions Of The Globe, ... Philadelphia: Published by Anthony Finley. 1831. (title page only) Written And Engraved By Jos. Perkins. (with) Atlas Classica; Or Select Maps Of Ancient Geography, Both Sacred and Profane ... Philadelphia: Published by Anthony Finley, At The North-East Corner Of Chestnut And Fourth Streets. Clark & Raser, Printers. 1831.
Pub Reference:
P760.
Pub Note:
This atlas was first issued in 1824, with editions published annually to 1834. Each succeeding year new maps were added and others updated. This copy has the 1831 edition of Atlas Classica bound in back, a common feature in later editions. The New York, Pennsylvania, and Virginia maps are double page. Maps of Liberia and Florida are added. Covers half leather, marbled paper covered boards with "Finley's Modern & Ancient Atlas." stamped in gold on the spine.
Pub List No:
0285.000
Pub Type:
Classical Atlas; World Atlas
Pub Maps:
72
Pub Height cm:
36
Pub Width cm:
29
Image No:
0285A
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 1998
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