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View of the Country round the Falls of Niagara. Melish, John, 1815

View of the Country round the Falls of Niagara. / Melish, John / 1815
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Full Title: View of the Country round the Falls of Niagara.

Author: Melish, John

Date: 1815

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Author: Melish, John

Date: 1815

Short Title: View of the Country round the Falls of Niagara.

Publisher: Philadelphia: John Melish

Type: Atlas Map

Object Height cm: 17

Object Width cm: 10

Scale 1: 348,480

Note: Uncolored page-sized map with surrounding roads and ferry route noted.

Reference: P1347; Sabin 47432; Ristow p180.

State / Province: New York

Full Title: View of the Country round the Falls of Niagara.

List No: 2788.002

Series No: 4

Engraver or Printer: Vallance, J.

Published In: A Military and Topographical Atlas of the United States; Including The British Possessions & Florida ... By John Melish. Philadelphia, Published By John Melish. G. Palmer Printer 1815. (on verso) District of Pennsylvania ... fourteenth day of March ... 1815 ... John Melish ... hath deposited ... a book.

Publication Author: Melish, John

Publication Date: 1815

Publication Reference: P1347; Sabin 47432; Ristow p180.

Publication Note: 2nd edition. 9 large folding maps, 3 small maps. Melish adds four large maps, two of the St. Lawrence river area, one of the Creek Indian Territory, and one of New Orleans. Catalogue of Melish's works in front. Maps in outline color bound in half leather with fabric ties. "Military Atlas" imprinted on the spine.

Publication List No: 2788.000

Publication Type: National Atlas

Publication Maps: 12

Publication Height cm: 22

Publication Width cm: 14

Image No: 2788002

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