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Author: Mitchell, Samuel Augustus
Title: Mitchell's New General Atlas, Containing Maps of the Various Countries of the World, Plans of Cities, Etc...
Place Published: Philadelphia
Publisher:S. Augustus Mitchell
Date Published: 1872

[4], 27, [4] pp. 58 hand-colored maps (numbered to 96 with inset maps counted separately). Includes many double-page maps; 1 time table. 38.7x31.5 cm (15¼x12½"), original half-leather with blind-stamped and gilt-lettered cloth.

Double-page maps include U.S. (with Dacotah still as one state), Boston, New York City, Philadelphia, AR/MS/LA, California (with insets of S.F. and S.F. Bay), Mexico. Almost half the maps are devoted to U.S. States or cities, including a separate map of Texas.


Binding well worn, boards bowed and soiled, cloth torn on rear cover; front hinge cracked, light dampstaining, leaves mildly toned, light foxing; maps very good.

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Mitchell's New General Atlas, 1872

Estimate $600 - $900Oct 24
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