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Palastina. Das Libanon-Gebiet. Stieler, Adolf, 1875

Palastina. Das Libanon-Gebiet. / Stieler, Adolf / 1875
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Full Title: Palastina Im Maassstabe Von 1:1.200.000. Von A. Petermann. Das Libanon-Gebiet Im Maassstabe Von 1:500.000. Gest. v. Eberhardt & Grunert. Gotha: Justus Perthes 1875.

Author: Stieler, Adolf

Date: 1875

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Author: Stieler, Adolf

Date: 1875

Short Title: Palastina. Das Libanon-Gebiet.

Publisher: Gotha: Justus Perthes

Type: Atlas Map

Object Height cm: 35

Object Width cm: 41

Scale 1: 1,200,000

Note: In outline color. Page is split in two with Palestine on the left and Lebanon on the right. An inset map shows the environs of Jerusalem.

Reference: P4352.

Country: Palestine ; Lebanon

Full Title: Palastina Im Maassstabe Von 1:1.200.000. Von A. Petermann. Das Libanon-Gebiet Im Maassstabe Von 1:500.000. Gest. v. Eberhardt & Grunert. Gotha: Justus Perthes 1875.

List No: 2449.066

Page No: 61

Series No: 69

Engraver or Printer: Petermann, A. ; Eberhardt, H. ; Grunert

Published In: Hand Atlas Uber Alle Theile Der Erde Und Uber Das Weltgebaude. Herausgegeben Von Adolf Stieler. Gotha Justus Perthes.

Publication Author: Stieler, Adolf

Publication Date: 1875

Publication Reference: P4352.

Publication Note: Stieler's Atlas is extraordinarily detailed. Close examination of the maps shows many features that one would expect to find only on much larger maps. This atlas was first published in 1817, with editions continuing well into the 20th century. It was one of the most comprehensive and best executed 19th century German atlases. In this edition, the maps are dated 1871-5; Phillips says this was issued in parts. 8 pages of text accompanies the index. Atlas is bound in half leather brown cloth covered boards with "Stieler's Hand Atlas" stamped in gilt on the front cover and spine. Maps are both hand painted and printed in full and outline color.

Publication List No: 2449.000

Publication Type: World Atlas

Publication Maps: 89

Publication Height cm: 40

Publication Width cm: 50

Image No: 2449066

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