David Rumsey Map Collection - Cartography Associates

View the Collection
Recent Additions
Purchase Reproductions

Insight Browser
GIS Browser
Collections Ticker

Europe. Melish, John, 1820

Europe. / Melish, John / 1820
View larger, zoomable image
(turn off pop-up blocker)

Full Title: Europe. No. V. Published 1st June 1816 by J. Melish. Philadelphia. Improved to 1820. J. Vallance sculp.

Author: Melish, John

Date: 1820

This historical cartographic image is part of the David Rumsey Historical Map Collection, www.davidrumsey.com, a large collection of online antique, rare, old, and historical maps, atlases, globes, charts, and other cartographic items. Read more about the Collection. Or you can view the entire David Rumsey Map Collection in Insight.

Full David Rumsey Map Collection Catalog Record:

Author: Melish, John

Date: 1820

Short Title: Europe.

Publisher: Philadelphia: John Melish

Type: Atlas Map

Object Height cm: 35

Object Width cm: 24

Scale 1: 20,275,200

Note: In outline color.

Reference: Walsh p188 (1816 ed.); Ristow p188.

World Area: Europe

Subject: School

Full Title: Europe. No. V. Published 1st June 1816 by J. Melish. Philadelphia. Improved to 1820. J. Vallance sculp.

List No: 4519.005

Series No: 7

Engraver or Printer: Vallance, J.

Published In: Melish's Universal School Atlas. Philadelphia, Published 1816. Improved to 1820. S. Harrison, Sc.

Publication Author: Melish, John

Publication Date: 1820

Publication Reference: Walsh p188 (1816 ed.); Ristow p188.

Publication Note: The third edition, complete with eight outline color maps. Rare. With marble covered half-leather boards and "School Atlas" imprinted on spine.

Publication List No: 4519.000

Publication Type: School Atlas

Publication Maps: 8

Publication Height cm: 28

Publication Width cm: 24

Image No: 4519005

Copyright Information
Digital images and descriptive data © 2000 by Cartography Associates. Images may be reproduced or transmitted, but not for commercial use. For commercial use or commercial republication, contact This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License. By downloading any images from this site, you agree to the terms of that license.

Creative Commons License

Firewalls, or Browser settings that block Pop-up Ads, may prevent correct operation of Insight Java Client or Insight Browser. Test by turning off the Firewall and/or allowing Pop-ups from this site only - if this corrects the problem, adjust your Firewall or Browser settings.

The Insight® Browser and Java client software are products of Luna Imaging, Inc.

If you have comments, suggestions, or need help, contact The David Rumsey Collection at

home | about | view the collection | recent additions | news | help
Copyright© 2003 Cartography Associates.
All rights reserved.