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Buache, Philippe, 1700-1773, …
Planisphere physique.
1756
Physical Atlas
Authors Buache, Philippe, 1700-1773, Lisle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726
Full Title Planisphere physique ou l'on voit du Pole Septentrional ce que l'on connoit de Terres et de Mers, avec les grandes chaines de Montagnes ... Cette carte physique de la Terre dressee par Phil. Buache et publiee avec l'approbon. et sous le privilege de l'Academie des Sciences ... a Paris, sur le Quay de l'Horloge du Palais, ou l'on distribue les ouvrages geographiques de Guill. Delisle. 1756. Grave par Desbruslins.
Note Engraved hand col. map. Relief shown by hachures. Surrounded by text. "42."
Buache, Philippe, 1700-1773, …
Longueurs du pendule.
1740
Physical Atlas
Authors Buache, Philippe, 1700-1773, Lisle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726
Full Title Carte des lieux ou les differentes longueurs du pendule a secondes ont ete observees. Comprenant toutes les observ(ati)ons qui en ont ete faites par divers astronomes de l'Academie Rle. des Sciences, de la Societe Rle. de Londres &c. Depuis 1670 jusques et compris celles qui ont ete faites en 1735, 1736 et 1737 a Paris, en Amerique, et en Laponie. Par ordre du Roy, et de l'Acad. Rle. des Sci., pour determiner la figure de la Terre. Avec les tables calculees d'apres ces observations par MM Newton, Bradley et de Maupertuis. Dressee par Philippe Buache de l'Ac. des Sci. Gendre deseu Mr. Delisle, P(remi)er Geog. du Roy et de la meme Academie, 1740. A Paris, sur le Quay de la Megisserie au St. Esprit pres le Pont Neuf. Sous le privilege de l'Academie Rle. des Sciences le 6. fevrier 1740.
Note Hand col. world map. Includes tables: Observations de la longueur du pendule par ordre des latitudes du nord au sud -- Tables de l'augmentation de la pesanteur de l'Equateur vers le poles. "Pour la Note des Transact. Philos A., 1734, page 135. Hand col. "55." David Rumsey Collection has "44" added in pencil.
Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1 …
Rodentia, Ruminantia.
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871, Waterhouse, G. R. (George Robert), 1810-1888
Full Title Zoological geography. Geographical division & distribution of Rodentia, gnawing animals, constructed from the tables & notes of Geo. R. Waterhouse, Esqr. by A.K. Johnston, F.R.G.S. Geographical division and distribution of Ruminantia, ruminating animals ... Engraved by W. & A.K. Johnston. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London. (1856)
Note Two hand col. lithographed maps on 1 sheet. Includes illustrations of animals, "Perpendicular distribution of Rodentia & Ruminantia," and chart. "Phytology & zoology no. 5."
Sabine, Edward, Sir, 1788-18 …
Terrestrial magnetism.
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Sabine, Edward, Sir, 1788-1883, Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title Terrestrial magnetism by Colonel Edward Sabine, R.A.V.P.R.S. Engraved by W. & A.K. Johnston. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London. (1856)
Note Seven col. lithographed maps on 1 sheet. Contents: Lines of equal declination epoch 1840 -- Magnetic inclination epoch 1840 -- Magnetic declination epoch 1787 -- Magnetic inclination epoch 1780 -- Magnetic declination from 650 to 900 N. lat. as computed by Gauss's theory -- Isodynamic lines, epoch 1840 -- Magnetic inclination from 650 to 900 N. lat. as computed from Gauss's theory, lines of magnetic force from 650 to 900 N. lat. ...
Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1 …
Reptilia, Ophidia.
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871, Schlegel, H. (Hermann), 1804-1884
Full Title Zoological geography. Geographical division and distribution of Reptilia, reptiles, by A.K. Johnston. (with) Geographical division and distribution of Ophidia, serpents, according to Schlegel. (with) Venomous serpents. Engraved by W. & A.K. Johnston. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London. (1856)
Note Hand col. lithographed map with 2 inset maps. Illustrations: Perpendicular distribution of the reptiles -- Types of the reptiles of the New World. Scale 1:20 -- Types of the reptiles of the Old World. Scale 1:20. Includes "Tabular view of the per-centage of the serpents in the zoological provinces. "Phytology & zoology no. 7."
Henfrey, Arthur, 1819-1859, …
Distribution: vegetation.
1854
Physical Atlas
Authors Henfrey, Arthur, 1819-1859, Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871, Schouw, Joakim Frederik, 1789-1852
Full Title Geographical distribution of indigenous vegetation. The distribution of plants in a perpendicular direction in the torrid, temperate and frigid zones, with indications of the mean temperature of the year and of the coldest and warmest months by A.K. Johnston, F.R.S.E. & Arthur Henfrey, F.R.S., E.L.S. &c. Map of Schouws phyto-geographic regions with the distribution of plants especially influencing the physiognomy of the vegetation of the globe. Engraved & printed in colours by W. & A.K. Johnston, Edinburgh. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London. 1st. May 1854, (1856)
Note Col. lithograph. Illustration of "The distribution of plants in a perpendicular direction ..." shows the Andes, Teneriffe, Himalaya, Alps & Pyrenees and Lapland. Inset charts: Regions of altitude corresponding to isothermal zones -- Graphical statistics of the most important families of plants. Includes drawings of plants and plant parts. "Phytology & zoology no. 2."
Brewster, David, Sir, 1781-1 …
Polarization atmosphere.
1854
Physical Atlas
Authors Brewster, David, Sir, 1781-1868, Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title Map of the lines of equal polarization in the atmosphere constructed by Sir David Brewster, K.H., D.C.L., F.R.S., V.P.R.S., Edinr., corresponding member of the Institute of France. From four years observations. Engraved by W. & A.K. Johnston. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London. 1st. March 1854, (1856)
Note Col. lithographed map in 2 hemispheres. "Meteorology no. 5."
Buache, Philippe, 1700-1773
Globe terrestre.
1746
Physical Atlas
Authors Buache, Philippe, 1700-1773
Full Title Carte du globe terrestre ou les terres de l'Hemisphere Meridl. sont supposees etre vues a travers celles de l'Hemisphere Septentl. Par Philippe Buache, Ier. Geographe de S. M(ajes)te et de l'Academic Royale des Sciences. Grave par G: Delahaye. A Paris, Ches l'Auteur sur le Quay de l'Horloge. Publie sus le privilege de l'Acad. Rle. des Sciences le 3 Septbre. 1746.
Note Engraved hand col. hemispheric map. Surrounded by text. "54."
Buache, Philippe, 1700-1773
L'Ocean.
1757
Physical Atlas
Authors Buache, Philippe, 1700-1773
Full Title Carte physique de l'Ocean ou l'on voit des grandes chaines de montagnes qui traversent les continents d'Europe, d'Afrique et d'Amerique, tous les terreins inclines vers cette mer et les fleuves que s'y rendenu ... dressee et presentee a l'Acad. des Sciences le 5. Septbre. 1744. Par Ph. Buache, et publiee sous le privge. de la meme Academie du 4. Septbre. 1754. Grave par Desbruslins, Pere, 1757.
Note Engraved hand col. map. Relief shown by hachures. "43."
Petermann, Augustus., Milner …
Orographical Map of the Glob …
1850
Physical Atlas
Authors Petermann, Augustus., Milner, Thomas
Full Title Geology. No. 1 & 2. Orographical Map of the Globe, Showing the Configuration & Physiography of Its Surface Constructed by Augustus Petermann, F.R.G.S. Engraved by John Dower, Pentonville, London. London: Published by Orr and Compy. Amen Corner, Paternoster Row.
Note Some bleeding of facing images into map. World projected in East and West Hemispheres. Relief shown with hachures. Includes charts of summits, passes, snow lines by latitude, and hemispherical distribution of land and water.
Petermann, Augustus., Milner …
World Active Volcanoes and E …
1850
Physical Atlas
Authors Petermann, Augustus., Milner, Thomas
Full Title Geology. No. 3. Map of the World showing the distribution of Active Volcanoes and the Regions Visited by Earthquakes. Constructed by Augustus Petermann, F.R.G.S. London. Published by Orr and Compy., Amen Corner, Paternoster Row. (inset) Sketch of the extent and intensity of the Earthquake on the Rhine July 29, 1846....
Petermann, Augustus., Milner …
Hydrographical Map of the Wo …
1850
Physical Atlas
Authors Petermann, Augustus., Milner, Thomas
Full Title Hydrography. No. 4 & 5. Hydrographical Map of the World Chiefly with regard to the Division of the Ocean and the Boundaries of the River Systems. Constructed by Augustus Petermann, F.R.G.S. Engraved by John Dower, Pentonville, London. London: Published by Orr and Compy. Amen Corner, Paternoster Row.
Note World projected in East and West Hemispheres. Delimits watersheds of principal rivers. Includes elevations of principal lakes and lengths of principal rivers.
Petermann, Augustus., Milner …
Hydrographical Map of the Wo …
1850
Physical Atlas
Authors Petermann, Augustus., Milner, Thomas
Full Title Hydrography. No. 6. Hydrographical Map of the World Showing the Currents, Temperature, etc. of the Ocean. Constructed by Augustus Petermann, F.R.G.S. Engraved by John Dower, Pentonville, London. London: Published by Orr and Compy. Amen Corner, Paternoster Row.
Petermann, Augustus., Milner …
Distribution of the Temperat …
1850
Physical Atlas
Authors Petermann, Augustus., Milner, Thomas
Full Title Meteorology. No. 7. Meteorological Map of the World Showing the Distribution of the Temperature of the Air. Constructed by Augustus Petermann, F.R.G.S. Engraved by John Dower, Pentonville, London. London: Published by Orr and Compy. Amen Corner, Paternoster Row.
Note Shows climatic zones.
Petermann, Augustus., Milner …
Distribution of the Winds an …
1850
Physical Atlas
Authors Petermann, Augustus., Milner, Thomas
Full Title Meteorology. No. 8. Map of the World showing the Distribution of the Winds and their Influence on Navigation. Constructed by Augustus Petermann, F.R.G.S. Engraved by John Dower, Pentonville, London. London: Published by Orr and Compy. Amen Corner, Paternoster Row.
Petermann, Augustus., Milner …
Distribution of Rain.
1850
Physical Atlas
Authors Petermann, Augustus., Milner, Thomas
Full Title Meteorology. No.9. Hydrographic Map showing the distribution of the Rain over the Globe. Constructed by Augustus Petermann, F.R.G.S. Engraved by John Dower, Pentonville, London. London: Published by Orr and Compy. Amen Corner, Paternoster Row.
Petermann, Augustus., Milner …
Distribution of Crops and Tr …
1850
Physical Atlas
Authors Petermann, Augustus., Milner, Thomas
Full Title Botanical Geography. No. 10. Botanical Map Showing the Distribution & Cultivation of some of the Most Important Plants over the Globe. Constructed by Augustus Petermann, F.R.G.S. Engraved by John Dower, Pentonville, London. London: Published by Orr and Compy. Amen Corner, Paternoster Row.
Petermann, Augustus., Milner …
Distribution of Mammals.
1850
Physical Atlas
Authors Petermann, Augustus., Milner, Thomas
Full Title Zoological Geography. No. 11. Zoological Map Showing the Distribution of the Principal Mammiferous Animals (Class Mammalia) Over the Globe. Constructed by Augustus Petermann, F.R.G.S. Engraved by John Dower, Pentonville, London. London: Published by Orr and Compy. Amen Corner, Paternoster Row.
Petermann, Augustus., Milner …
Distribution of Birds and Re …
1850
Physical Atlas
Authors Petermann, Augustus., Milner, Thomas
Full Title Zoological Geography. No. 12. Zoological Map Showing the Distribution of the Principal Birds and Reptiles (Aves et Reptilia) Over the Globe. Constructed by Augustus Petermann, F.R.G.S. Engraved by John Dower, Pentonville, London. London: Published by Orr and Compy. Amen Corner, Paternoster Row.
Petermann, Augustus., Milner …
Ethnography.
1850
Physical Atlas
Authors Petermann, Augustus., Milner, Thomas
Full Title Ethnography. No. 13. Ethnographical Map of the World showing the distribution of the Human Race in the Middle of the 19th Century. Constructed by Augustus Petermann, F.R.G.S. Engraved by John Dower, Pentonville, London. London: Published by Orr and Compy. Amen Corner, Paternoster Row.
Note Numerous races clustered into groups: Iranian, Turanian, Negroes, Hottentots, Pelagian Negroes, and Native Americans.
Petermann, Augustus., Milner …
British Isles - Physical Geo …
1850
Physical Atlas
Authors Petermann, Augustus., Milner, Thomas
Full Title General Physical Geography. No.14. Physical Map of the British Isles. Showing their orography, climatology, and some Botantical and Zoological Features. Constructed by Augustus Petermann, F.R.G.S. Engraved by John Dower, Pentonville, London. London: Published by Orr and Compy. Amen Corner, Paternoster Row.
Note Relief shown with hachures.
Petermann, Augustus., Milner …
Palestine - Physical Geograp …
1850
Physical Atlas
Authors Petermann, Augustus., Milner, Thomas
Full Title Physical Map of Palestine and the Adjacent Countries. Constructed by Augustus Petermann, F.R.G.S. Engraved by John Dower, Pentonville, London. London: Published by Orr and Compy. Amen Corner, Paternoster Row.
Note Includes diagram of monthly climate. Relief shown by hachures.
Boue, Ami, 1794-1881, Johnst …
Geological structure of glob …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Boue, Ami, 1794-1881, Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title The geological structure of the globe according to Ami Boue, with corrections and additions to 1855. By A.K. Johnston, F.R.G.S. Engraved by W. & A.K. Johnston. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London, (1856)
Note Hand col. lithographed map. Shows 6 geologic units. Includes an illustration "The principal mountains of the globe arranged according to geographical longitude, with elevations above the level of the sea," and 4 inset maps: Directions of the systems of mountains as they appear at Milford by E. de Beaumont -- Illustrations of the synchronism of parallel chains --(North Pole region) --(Antarctic Regions) "Geology no. 1."
Forbes, Edward, 1815-1854, J …
Marine life.
1854
Physical Atlas
Authors Forbes, Edward, 1815-1854, Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title Map of the distribution of marine life, illustrated chiefly by fishes, Molluscs & Radiata, showing also the extent & limits of the Homoiozoic belts, now first laid down for Keith Johnston's Physical atlas by Professor Edward Forbes, F.R.S., of Kings College, London & the Government School of Mines, President of the Geological Society. Engraved & printed in colours by W. & A.K. Johnston, Edinr. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London. 1st March 1854, (1856)
Note Col. lithographed map. Includes map "Colonization of British Seas illustrated by Mollusca & Radiata," "Diagram illustrating generic centres," "Diagram of zones of depth," and graph "Comparative extent of regions of depth in the Aegean Sea." "Phytology & zoology no. 8."
Henfrey, Arthur, 1819-1859, …
Distribution: plants.
1854
Physical Atlas
Authors Henfrey, Arthur, 1819-1859, Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title Map of the geographical distribution of the most important plants yielding food, including the cultivated grains and other cultivated and wild bread plants with indications of the principal fruits, laid down in connection with climatal conditions for Keith Johnston's Physical atlas by Arthur Henfrey, F.R.S, F.L.S. &c. Engraved & printed in colours by W. & A.K. Johnston, Edinburgh. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London. 1st. March 1854, (1856)
Note Col. lithographed map. Insets: Map of the distribution of the principal food plants, fruits & characteristic trees of Western & Central Europe -- Map of the distribution of the more important plants, yielding materials for beverages, spices, dyes, and other economical substances, and growing in the warmer regions of the globe -- Map of the distribution of tea & the principal spices grown in the East Indies -- Two sections from S. to N. in Western & Central Europe, showing the distribution of the principal food plants according to altitude -- Two sections showing approximatively the distribution of the most important economical plants according to altitude, Western Hemisphere, Eastern Hemisphere. "Phytology & zoology no. 1."
Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1 …
Volcanic action.
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title The phenomena of volcanic action showing the regions visited by earthquakes and the distribution of volcanoes over the globe. With corrections and additions, to 1854, by A.K. Johnston, F.R.S.E. Engraved by W. & A.K. Johnston. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London. (1856)
Note Hand col. lithographic map. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Insets: Enlarged map of the principal volcanic series of the new world -- Enlarged map of the principal volcanic series of the old world -- Enlarged map of northern India showing the earthquake districts -- Iceland, chiefly according to Krug von Nidda . Scale 1:5,000,000 -- Island of Santorini on an enlarged scale -- Eaheinomauwe, North I. of New Zealand by Leopold von Buch. Scale 1:6,000,000 -- Canary Islands. Scale 1:6,000,000 -- Hawaii Archipelago or Sandwich Islands. Scale 1:6,000,000 -- Greek Islands according to Leopold von Buch. Scale 1:6,000,000 -- Earthquake region of the United States and W.I. islands -- Volcanic district of Lower Italy. Scale 1:6,000,000. Illustrations: Jorullo in Mexico, A. v. Humboldt -- Tankuban Prahu in Java, S. Muller. "Geology no. 10."
Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1 …
Geological phenomena.
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title Comparative views of remarkable geological phenomena by A.K. Johnston, F.R.G.S. Engraved by W. & A.K. Johnston. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London. (1856)
Note Hand col. lithograph. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Contents: Plan of the volcanoes of Pichincha and Antisana surveyed by A. von Humboldt. Scale 1:200,000 -- Plans of the craters of Vesuvius and Etna by H. Abich, 1834. Scale 1:20,000 -- Physical map of the island of Teneriffe, by Leopold von Buch. Scale 1:550,000 -- Southern view of Etna from M.P.O. near Catania by W.S. Waltershausen -- View of the summit of the peak of Teneriffe and of the crater of elevation which surrounds it, from the east, by Leopold von Buch -- Chart of South Keeling Islands surveyed by the officers of H.M.S. Beagle. Scale 1:200,000 -- Chart of Ascension Island, surveyed by Lieutenant Campbell, R.N. Scale [1:200,000] -- View of Ascension Island from the mountain road -- Plan of the Crater of Cedee in the island of Java trigonometrically surveyed by Dr. Salomon Muller, 1836. Scale 1:20,000 -- Plan of Graham Island by Capt. C.H. Swinburne, 1831. Scale 1:20,000 -- Comparative view of the elevation of the principal active volcanoes on the globe -- Plan of Arthurs Seat, from an original survey. Scale 1:20,000. -- Samson's Ribs. "Geology no. 11."
Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1 …
Heat over globe.
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title Distribution of heat over the globe (by A.K. Johnston). Engraved & printed in colours by W. & A.K. Johnston, Edinburgh. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London. (1856)
Note 8 col. lithographed maps on 1 sheet. Contents: Isothermal lines of mean annual temperature -- Lines of isabnormal mean annual temperature -- Isothermals of January -- Isothermals of July -- Isothermal lines of mean annual temperature, Northern Hemisphere, Southern Hemisphere -- Lines of isabnormal temperature, January, July. "Meteorology no. 1."
Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1 …
Currents of air.
1854
Physical Atlas
Authors Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title Geographical distribution of the currents of air, showing the regions of the trade winds, variable winds and hurricanes, with their effects in determining the different tracks of navigation by A.K. Johnston, F.R.S.E. Engraved & printed in colours by W. & A.K. Johnston, Edinburgh. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London. 1st. March 1854. (1856)
Note Col. lithographed map. Inset maps: Limits of the trade winds & calms in the Atlantic Ocean between longitude 200E & 800W as determined by the wind & current charts of Lieut. Maury, U.S.N. -- The stormy regions of the West Indies showing the tracks of various hurricanes -- Tracks of the Madras Storm, 1842 and the Rodriguez Hurricane, 1843, from observations by Mr. Piddington & Mr. Thom -- Chart of the Culloden's Hurricane, 1809 and the Boyne's Gale, 1835 by Lieut. Col. W. Reid, R.E. Inset illustrations: Barometrical compass -- Thermometrical compass -- Hurricanes of the N. Hemisphere -- Hurricanes of the S. Hemisphere. "Meteorology no. 2."
Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1 …
Hyetographic, rain map.
1854
Physical Atlas
Authors Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title Hyetographic or rain map of the World, with a special map of the temperature and rain fall of India by A.K. Johnston, F.R.S.E. Engraved by W. & A.K. Johnston. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London. 1st. June 1854. (1856)
Note Col. lithographed map. Inset: Rain map of India. Scale [ca. 1:32,000,000] . Inset charts: Amount of rain in the zones, decrease from the Equator to the poles -- Decrease of the amount of rain from the coasts to the interior of continents -- Increase of the amount of rain on the slopes of mountains. "Meteorology no. 3."
Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1 …
Zoological geography.
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title Zoological geography. Geographical division & distribution of Simiae & Prosimiae, monkeys & makis, from the latest authorities by A.K. Johnston, F.R.S.E. Geographical division & distribution of Pachydermata, thick skinned animals ... Engraved by W. & A.K. Johnston. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London. (1856)
Note Two hand col. lithographed maps on 1 sheet. Inset maps: Geographical division & distribution of Marsupialia, pouched animals, over the globe -- Geographical division & distribution of Edentata, toothless animals -- Geographical division & distribution of Marsupialia, pouched animals, in Australia &c. Includes illustrations of numerous animals. "Phytology & zoology no. 3."
Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1 …
Carnivora.
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title Zoological geography. Geographical division & distribution of Carnivora, carnivorous animals, from the latest authorities by A.K. Johnston, F.R.G.S. (with) District inhabited by the fur-bearing animals and theatre of the whale & seal fishery in the Northern Hemisphere. Engraved by W. & A.K. Johnston. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London. (1856)
Note Hand col. lithographed map, with inset map, table, chart and 3 illustrations: Perpendicular distribution of the Carnivora -- types of Carnivora of the New World -- Types of Carnivora of the Old World. "Phytology & zoology no. 4."
Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1 …
Aves, Birds.
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title Zoological geography. Geographical division and distribution of the birds of Europe from the latest authorities by A.K. Johnston, F.R.G.S. Geographical division of Aves, birds, over the world. Engraved by W. & A.K. Johnston. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London. (1856)
Note Two hand col. lithographed maps on 1 sheet. Illustrations: Types of the birds of the New World -- Types of the birds of the Old World -- The perpendicular distribution of birds -- The perpendicular distribution of birds on the Alps. Chart: Tableau showing the geographical distribution in latitude of some of the European birds. "Phytology & zoology no. 6."
Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1 …
Religious belief.
1854
Physical Atlas
Authors Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title Moral & statistical chart showing the geographical distribution of man according to religious belief, with the principal Protestant mission stations in the middle of the 19th century. By A. Keith Johnston, F.R.S.E. Engraved & printed in colours by W. & A.K. Johnston, Edinburgh. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London. 1st May, 1854. (1856)
Note Col. lithographed map. Inset maps: Distribution of man in Europe according to language. Scale [ca. 1:17,000,000] -- Mission stations of India. Scale [ca. 1:20,500,000] -- Prevailing forms of religion in Europe. Scale [ca. 1:17,000,000] -- Mission stations of British Nth. America -- Missions stations of South Africa. Includes statistical charts of population by religion and school enrollment. "Phytology & zoology no. 11."
Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1 …
Health, disease.
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title The geographical distribution of health & disease, in connection chiefly with natural phenomena. (with) Fever districts of United States & W. Indies, on an enlarged scale. By A. Keith Johnston, F.R.S.E. &c. Engraved by W. & A.K. Johnston, Edinburgh. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London. (1856)
Note Col. lithographed map with inset. Graphs: Consumption: proportion of deaths in the different quarters of the globe -- Rheumatism: proportion of attacks among the troops in the different quarters of the globe -- Comparative value of life in different countries -- Comparative value of life in cities and towns -- Proportionate mortality of European residents in foreign countries. "Phytology & zoology no. 12."
Bory de Saint-Vincent, M. (J …
Distribution primitive du ge …
1827
Physical Atlas
Authors Bory de Saint-Vincent, M. (Jean Baptiste GeneviFve Marcellin), 1778-1846, Desmarest, Nicolas, 1725-1815, Vincent
Full Title Distribution primitive du genre humain a la surface du Globe, Par M. le Colonel Bory de St. Vincent. Grave par Ambroise Tardieu. (A Paris, Chez Mme. veuve Agasse, Imprimeur-Libraire, rue des Poitevins, no. 6. M.DCCCXXVII)
Note Hand col. engraved map. Relief shown by hachures.
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