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World ... Equatorial Projection and Polar Projection. Mitchell, Samuel Augustus, 1839

World ... Equatorial Projection and Polar Projection. / Mitchell, Samuel Augustus / 1839
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Full Title: The World on an Equatorial Projection. No. 1. Map of the Eastern & Western Hemispheres. (with) The World on a Polar Projection. No 2. Map of the Northern & Southern Hemispheres. Engraved by J.H. Young. Entered ... 1839, by S. Augustus Mitchell ... Connecticut.

Author: Mitchell, Samuel Augustus

Date: 1839

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Author: Mitchell, Samuel Augustus

Date: 1839

Short Title: World ... Equatorial Projection and Polar Projection.

Publisher: Philadelphia: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.

Type: Atlas Map

Object Height cm: 28

Object Width cm: 20

Scale 1: 200,000,000

Note: Maps in full color by continent. Four small insets explain zones, parallels, meridians, and circles.

Reference: P6085.

World Area: World

Subject: School

Full Title: The World on an Equatorial Projection. No. 1. Map of the Eastern & Western Hemispheres. (with) The World on a Polar Projection. No 2. Map of the Northern & Southern Hemispheres. Engraved by J.H. Young. Entered ... 1839, by S. Augustus Mitchell ... Connecticut.

List No: 0523.001

Series No: 2

Engraver or Printer: Young, J.H.

Published In: Mitchell's School Atlas. Philadelphia: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Company. MDCCCXXXIX. Entered ... 1839, by S. Augustus Mitchell ... Connecticut.

Publication Author: Mitchell, Samuel Augustus

Publication Date: 1839

Publication Reference: P6085.

Publication Note: 1st edition, with the date of 1839 in Roman numerals on the cover. 16 numbered maps on 12 pages. The true first edition, first state. Rare. The maps in this edition are engraved; all later editions use lithography. Full color. Covers are brown paper covered boards with the above title and black leather spine. Index to maps printed on the back cover.

Publication List No: 0523.000

Publication Type: School Atlas

Publication Maps: 12

Publication Height cm: 31

Publication Width cm: 25

Image No: 0523001

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