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Utagawa, Sadahide, 1807-1873
Title Page: Bankoku chikyu b …
1856
World Atlas
Author Utagawa, Sadahide, 1807-1873
Full Title (Title Page to) Bankoku chikyu bunzu : zen / Hashimoto Gyokuran. [between 1856 and 1868]
Publisher [S.l.] : Copyright by Kondo-shi
Note Wood block print. In Japanese. East Asian Library call number: A15.
Utagawa, Sadahide, 1807-1873
Text Page: Bankoku chikyu bu …
1856
World Atlas
Author Utagawa, Sadahide, 1807-1873
Full Title (Text Page to) Bankoku chikyu bunzu : zen / Hashimoto Gyokuran. [between 1856 and 1868]
Publisher [S.l.] : Copyright by Kondo-shi
Note Wood block print. In Japanese. East Asian Library call number: A15.
Utagawa, Sadahide, 1807-1873
Globe.
1856
World Atlas
Author Utagawa, Sadahide, 1807-1873
Full Title [Drawing of globe. Between 1856 and 1868]
Publisher [S.l.] : Copyright by Kondo-shi
Note Wood block print. In Japanese. Includes text. Shows globe in stand. East Asian Library call number: A15.
Utagawa, Sadahide, 1807-1873
Text Page: Bankoku chikyu bu …
1856
World Atlas
Author Utagawa, Sadahide, 1807-1873
Full Title (Text Page to) Bankoku chikyu bunzu : zen / Hashimoto Gyokuran. [between 1856 and 1868]
Publisher [S.l.] : Copyright by Kondo-shi
Note Wood block print. In Japanese. East Asian Library call number: A15.
Utagawa, Sadahide, 1807-1873
Text Page: Bankoku chikyu bu …
1856
World Atlas
Author Utagawa, Sadahide, 1807-1873
Full Title (Text Page to) Bankoku chikyu bunzu : zen / Hashimoto Gyokuran. [between 1856 and 1868]
Publisher [S.l.] : Copyright by Kondo-shi
Note Wood block print. In Japanese. East Asian Library call number: A15.
Utagawa, Sadahide, 1807-1873
Text Page: Bankoku chikyu bu …
1856
World Atlas
Author Utagawa, Sadahide, 1807-1873
Full Title (Text Page to) Bankoku chikyu bunzu : zen / Hashimoto Gyokuran. [between 1856 and 1868]
Publisher [S.l.] : Copyright by Kondo-shi
Note Wood block print. In Japanese. East Asian Library call number: A15.
Utagawa, Sadahide, 1807-1873
Cover: Bankoku chikyu bunzu.
1856
World Atlas
Author Utagawa, Sadahide, 1807-1873
Full Title (Covers to) Bankoku chikyu bunzu : zen / Hashimoto Gyokuran. [between 1856 and 1868]
Publisher [S.l.] : Copyright by Kondo-shi
Note East Asian Library call number: A15.
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."
Waterhouse, George R.
Zoological Geography. Rodent …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Waterhouse, George R.
Full Title Zoological Geography. The Geographical Division and Distribution of Mammiferous Animals, of the Order Rodentia and Ruminantia.
Note Includes elaborate distribution tables.
Waterhouse, George R.
Zoological Geography. Rodent …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Waterhouse, George R.
Full Title Zoological Geography. The Geographical Division and Distribution of Mammiferous Animals, of the Order Rodentia and Ruminantia. (continued)
Note Includes elaborate distribution tables.
Waterhouse, George R.
Zoological Geography. Rodent …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Waterhouse, George R.
Full Title Zoological Geography. The Geographical Division and Distribution of Mammiferous Animals, of the Order Rodentia and Ruminantia. (continued)
Note Includes elaborate distribution tables.
Geographisches Institut (Wei …
Cover: Hand-Atlas.
1856
World Atlas
Authors Geographisches Institut (Weimar, Germany)
Full Title (Covers to) Allgemeiner Hand-Atlas der Erde und des Himmels nach den besten astronomischen Bestimmungen, neuesten Entdeckungen und kritischen Untersuchungen entworfen. Geographisches Institut in Weimar. (1856?)
Geographisches Institut (Wei …
Title Page: Hand-Atlas.
1856
World Atlas
Authors Geographisches Institut (Weimar, Germany)
Full Title (Title Page to) Allgemeiner Hand-Atlas der Erde und des Himmels nach den besten astronomischen Bestimmungen, neuesten Entdeckungen und kritischen Untersuchungen entworfen. Geographisches Institut in Weimar. (1856?)
Geographisches Institut (Wei …
Contents: Hand-Atlas.
1856
World Atlas
Authors Geographisches Institut (Weimar, Germany)
Full Title (Contents to) Allgemeiner Hand-Atlas der Erde und des Himmels nach den besten astronomischen Bestimmungen, neuesten Entdeckungen und kritischen Untersuchungen entworfen. Geographisches Institut in Weimar. (1856?)
Russell, J. Scott
Tidal Charts of the World an …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Russell, J. Scott
Full Title Notes Explanatory of the Tidal Charts of the World and of the British Seas.
Note Includes a Tidal Chart of the World at 1:14,000,000.
Russell, J. Scott
Tidal Charts of the World an …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Russell, J. Scott
Full Title Notes Explanatory of the Tidal Charts of the World and of the British Seas. (continued)
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. ...
Sabine, Edward, Sir, 1788-18 …
Terrestrial magnetism.
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Sabine, Edward, Sir, 1788-1883
Full Title Terrestrial Magnetism.
Sabine, Edward, Sir, 1788-18 …
Terrestrial Magnetism. (cont …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Sabine, Edward, Sir, 1788-1883
Full Title Terrestrial Magnetism. (continued)
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."
Marzolla, Benedetto
Carta generale del mondo con …
1843
World Atlas
Authors Marzolla, Benedetto
Full Title Carta generale del mondo conosciuto dagli antichi. Napoli 1843. Reale Litografia Militare, Benedetto Marzolla, impiegato nel Rle. Officio Topografico esgui col pennello su pietra.
Note Lithographed map. Country borders hand col. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Paris.
Marzolla, Benedetto
Descrizione del globo in due …
1843
World Atlas
Authors Marzolla, Benedetto
Full Title Descrizione del globo in due emisferi nella quale sono indicate tutte le scoperte finora fatte, compilata, ed eseguita col pennello su pietra da Benedetto Marzolla, 1843. Napoli, Reale Litografia Militare.
Note Lithographed map. Borders hand col. Relief shown by hachures. Includes tables of geographical data. Prime meridian: Paris.
Marzolla, Benedetto
Cover: Atlante Geografico.
1856
World Atlas
Authors Marzolla, Benedetto
Full Title (Covers to) (Atlante Geografico. Napoli, Benedetto Marzolla, 1856)
Note This is a very attractive and scarce atlas by a cartographer from Naples. Not in Phillips or British Museum. Marzolla prints extensive notes with his maps, listing his cartographic sources and giving political and statistical information on the areas covered. No title page (probably issued that way) and with a manuscript list of contents. The map of "Nuova California" is based on the Hypolite Ferry map of 1850 and is discussed by Wheat. The maps are dated from 1840 to 1856. Outline color. The covers are brown paper covered boards with a leather spine embossed with "Marzolla. Atlante geografico. G.B." in gilt.
Marzolla, Benedetto
Contents: Atlante geografico
1856
World Atlas
Authors Marzolla, Benedetto
Full Title (Contents to) (Atlante Geografico. Napoli, Benedetto Marzolla, 1856)
Note Pen-and-ink list of contents "Leggenda." This is a very attractive and scarce atlas by a cartographer from Naples. Not in Phillips or British Museum. Marzolla prints extensive notes with his maps, listing his cartographic sources and giving political and statistical information on the areas covered. No title page (probably issued that way). The map of "Nuova California" is based on the Hypolite Ferry map of 1850 and is discussed by Wheat. The maps are dated from 1840 to 1856. Outline color. The covers are brown paper covered boards with a leather spine embossed with "Marzolla. Atlante geografico. G.B." in gilt.
Henfrey, Arthur, 1819-1859
On the Geographical Distribu …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Henfrey, Arthur, 1819-1859
Full Title On the Geographical Distribution of Plants Yielding Food.
Henfrey, Arthur, 1819-1859
On the Geographical Distribu …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Henfrey, Arthur, 1819-1859
Full Title On the Geographical Distribution of Plants Yielding Food. (continued)
Henfrey, Arthur, 1819-1859
Indigenous Plants Characteri …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Henfrey, Arthur, 1819-1859
Full Title On the Distribution of Indigenous Plants Characteristic of Different Parts of the Globe.
Henfrey, Arthur, 1819-1859
Indigenous Plants Characteri …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Henfrey, Arthur, 1819-1859
Full Title On the Distribution of Indigenous Plants Characteristic of Different Parts of the Globe. (continued)
Henfrey, Arthur, 1819-1859
Indigenous Plants Characteri …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Henfrey, Arthur, 1819-1859
Full Title On the Distribution of Indigenous Plants Characteristic of Different Parts of the Globe. (continued)
Brewster, David
On the Polarization of the A …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Brewster, David
Full Title On the Polarization of the Atmosphere.
Brewster, David
On the Polarization of the A …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Brewster, David
Full Title On the Polarization of the Atmosphere. (continued)
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."
Nichol, J.P.
The Physical Atlas. Notes.
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Nichol, J.P.
Full Title The Physical Atlas. A. Notes on some General Principles in Geology, and their Applications.
Nichol, J.P.
The Physical Atlas. Notes. ( …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Nichol, J.P.
Full Title The Physical Atlas. A. Notes on some General Principles in Geology, and their Applications. (continued)
Nichol, J.P.
The Physical Atlas. Notes. ( …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Nichol, J.P.
Full Title The Physical Atlas. A. Notes on some General Principles in Geology, and their Applications. (continued). B. The Elevation of Mountains and the Contemporaneity of Parallel Chains.
Nichol, J.P.
The Physical Atlas. Notes. ( …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Nichol, J.P.
Full Title The Physical Atlas. B. The Elevation of Mountains and the Contemporaneity of Parallel Chains. (continued)
Nichol, J.P.
The Physical Atlas. Notes. ( …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Nichol, J.P.
Full Title The Physical Atlas. C. Theoretical Considerations Relating to the Elevation of Mountains.
Brue, Adrien Hubert, 1786-18 …
Impero di Alessandro.
1847
World Atlas
Authors Brue, Adrien Hubert, 1786-1832, Marzolla, Benedetto, Picquet, C.
Full Title Impero di Alessandro. Per l'esecuzione di questa Carta si e avuto presente quella di Brue, riveduta ed aumentata delle piccole Carte particolari da Picquet, Parigi 1840. Essa fa parte dell'Atlante Geografico che si pubblica da B. Marzolla. Napoli 1847.
Note Lithographed map. Country borders hand col. Relief shown by hachures. Inset maps: Impero dei Persiani colla sua divisione in 20 Satrapie, governi, stabilita da Dario 1o. Hystapo l'anno 521 av G.C. -- Prima e seconda partizione dell'Impero Macedone, negli anni 323 a 311 av. G.C. -- Terza e quatra partizione dell'Impero Macedone, negli anni 301 a 281 av. G.C. ... -- Stato politico dell'Asia minore, e dell'Asia superiore dopo la sconfitta di Antioco il Gr. a Magnesia, l'anno 190 av. G.C. (Prime meridian: Paris).
Colton, G.W.
Cover: Colton's atlas of the …
1856
World Atlas
Authors Colton, G.W.
Full Title (Covers to) Colton's Atlas Of The World, Illustrating Physical And Political Geography. By George W. Colton. Accompanied By Descriptions Geographical, Statistical, And Historical, By Richard Swainson Fisher, M.D. Complete In One Volume. New York: J.H. Colton And Company, No. 172 William, Corner Beekman Street. London: Trubner And Company, No. 12 Paternoster Row. 1856. Entered ... One Thousand Eight Hundred and Fifty-five, by J.H. Colton And Company ... New York.
Colton, G.W.
Half Title: Colton's Atlas O …
1856
World Atlas
Authors Colton, G.W.
Full Title (Half Title Page to) Colton's Atlas Of The World, Illustrating Physical And Political Geography. By George W. Colton. Accompanied By Descriptions Geographical, Statistical, And Historical, By Richard Swainson Fisher, M.D. Complete In One Volume. New York: J.H. Colton And Company, No. 172 William, Corner Beekman Street. London: Trubner And Company, No. 12 Paternoster Row. 1856. Entered ... One Thousand Eight Hundred and Fifty-five, by J.H. Colton And Company ... New York.
Note This large one volume 1856 edition is scarcer than the two volume edition. Initially, Colton's atlas was published by subscription (see our subscribers salesman's book) and in parts, then in a two volume edition with the first volume (North and South America) issued in 1855 and the second volume (Europe, Asia, etc.)in 1856. This atlas was the first world atlas produced by Colton, after many years of issuing pocket maps, wall maps, guides, and maps for books. The atlas was one of the finest and most accurate of the period - it had a long publishing run, continuing for over thirty years (with the title changed to Colton's General Atlas after 1856). In this issue, the Texas map is single page, 2nd state. New Mexico and Utah 2nd state. Bound into quarter leather embossed brown cloth covered boards with "Colton's Atlas Of The World" and an illustration stamped in gold. The same title is stamped on the spine. Full color maps.
Colton, G.W.
Title Page: Colton's atlas o …
1856
World Atlas
Authors Colton, G.W.
Full Title (Title Page to) Colton's Atlas Of The World, Illustrating Physical And Political Geography. By George W. Colton. Accompanied By Descriptions Geographical, Statistical, And Historical, By Richard Swainson Fisher, M.D. Complete In One Volume. New York: J.H. Colton And Company, No. 172 William, Corner Beekman Street. London: Trubner And Company, No. 12 Paternoster Row. 1856. Entered ... One Thousand Eight Hundred and Fifty-five, by J.H. Colton And Company ... New York.
Note This large one volume 1856 edition is scarcer than the two volume edition. Initially, Colton's atlas was published by subscription (see our subscribers salesman's book) and in parts, then in a two volume edition with the first volume (North and South America) issued in 1855 and the second volume (Europe, Asia, etc.)in 1856. This atlas was the first world atlas produced by Colton, after many years of issuing pocket maps, wall maps, guides, and maps for books. The atlas was one of the finest and most accurate of the period - it had a long publishing run, continuing for over thirty years (with the title changed to Colton's General Atlas after 1856). In this issue, the Texas map is single page, 2nd state. New Mexico and Utah 2nd state. Bound into quarter leather embossed brown cloth covered boards with "Colton's Atlas Of The World" and an illustration stamped in gold. The same title is stamped on the spine. Full color maps.
Colton, G.W.
(Publishers' Advertisement i …
1856
World Atlas
Authors Colton, G.W.
Full Title (Publishers' Advertisement in) Colton's Atlas Of The World, Illustrating Physical And Political Geography. By George W. Colton. Accompanied By Descriptions Geographical, Statistical, And Historical, By Richard Swainson Fisher, M.D. Complete In One Volume. New York: J.H. Colton And Company, No. 172 William, Corner Beekman Street. London: Trubner And Company, No. 12 Paternoster Row. 1856. Entered ... One Thousand Eight Hundred and Fifty-five, by J.H. Colton And Company ... New York.
Colton, G.W.
Index: Atlas of the World.
1856
World Atlas
Authors Colton, G.W.
Full Title (Index to) Colton's Atlas Of The World, Illustrating Physical And Political Geography. By George W. Colton. Accompanied By Descriptions Geographical, Statistical, And Historical, By Richard Swainson Fisher, M.D. Complete In One Volume. New York: J.H. Colton And Company, No. 172 William, Corner Beekman Street. London: Trubner And Company, No. 12 Paternoster Row. 1856. Entered ... One Thousand Eight Hundred and Fifty-five, by J.H. Colton And Company ... New York.
Colton, G.W.
Mountains & Rivers.
1856
World Atlas
Authors Colton, G.W.
Full Title Mountains & Rivers. Published by J.H. Colton & Co. No. 172 William St. New York. Entered ... 1855, by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York. No. II-No. III.
Note In full color with the mountains increasing in size from left to right and the rivers decreasing in length from left to right.
Colton, G.W.
Comparative Size of Lakes an …
1856
World Atlas
Authors Colton, G.W.
Full Title Comparative Size of Lakes and Islands. (with) four maps: Lakes in the Western Hemisphere, ... Eastern Hemisphere, Islands in the Western Hemisphere, ... Eastern Hemisphere. Published by J.H. Colton & Co. No. 172 William St. New York. Entered ... 1855, by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York. No. IV.
Note All four uncolored maps shown within the same decorative border.
Colton, G.W.
Map of The World Illustratin …
1856
World Atlas
Authors Colton, G.W.
Full Title Map of The World Illustrating the principal features of The Land And The Co-Tidal Lines. (with) Map of The World Showing the principal Ocean Currents & Boundaries of River Systems. Entered ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York. No. V.
Note Two maps included inside a decorative border and in full color. Extensive notes included on the maps explaining their features.
Colton, G.W.
Map of The World Illustratin …
1856
World Atlas
Authors Colton, G.W.
Full Title Map of The World Illustrating The Principal Features Of Meteorology. (with) Rain Map (with) Map of The World Showing the Distribution And Limits of Cultivation of The Principal Plants Useful To Mankind. Entered ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York. No. VI.
Note Two full color maps with a small inset rain map included with the meteorological map. The map of plants lacks the detailed information given in the other three.
Colton, G.W.
Map of The World Showing ... …
1856
World Atlas
Authors Colton, G.W.
Full Title Map of The World Showing the Geographical Distribution & Range of The Principal Members of The Animal Kingdom (with) Bird Map (with) Map of The World Illustrating the Productive Industry Of Various Countries, & exhibiting the principal features of Commerce And Navigation. Entered ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York. No. VII.
Note In full color with detailed description of map features.
Colton, G.W.
Colton's Map Of The World On …
1856
World Atlas
Authors Colton, G.W.
Full Title Colton's Map Of The World On Mercator's Projection. Published by J.H. Colton And Co. 172 William St. New York. Entered ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York. No. VIII-IX.
Note In full color by country with routes of the explorers shown in the oceans.
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