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Austral-Continent. Kiepert, Heinrich, 1818-1899; Weiland, C. F. (Carl Ferdinand), d. 1847; Geographisches Institut (Weimar, Germany), 1855

Austral-Continent. / Kiepert, Heinrich, 1818-1899; Weiland, C. F. (Carl Ferdinand), d. 1847; Geographisches Institut (Weimar, Germany) / 1855
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Full Title: Das Austral-Continent oder Neu Holland. (with) Neu Sud Wales. (with) Plan von Port-Jackson und Sydney. (with Melville Island und Umgebung). (with) Colonie Sud-Australia. Nach Krusenstern, King, Flinders, Freycinet, Oxley, Sturt, Mitchell, in Mercators Projection entworfen von C.F. Weiland, und nach den Entdeckungen von Eyre, Frome, Grey, Stokes, Leichardt und Strzelecki, vervollstandigt von H. Kiepert. Berichtigt bis 1855. Weimar, Verlag des Geographischen Instituts, 1855.

Author: Kiepert, Heinrich, 1818-1899; Weiland, C. F. (Carl Ferdinand), d. 1847; Geographisches Institut (Weimar, Germany)

Date: 1855

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Author: Kiepert, Heinrich, 1818-1899; Weiland, C. F. (Carl Ferdinand), d. 1847; Geographisches Institut (Weimar, Germany)

Date: 1855

Short Title: Austral-Continent.

Publisher: Weimar: Weimar Geo Inst.

Type: Atlas Map

Object Height cm: 48

Object Width cm: 58

Scale 1: 10,000,000

Note: Engraved map. Outline hand col. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Prime meridians: Paris, Ferro and Greenwich.

Reference: Cf. Tooley, R.V. The mapping of Australia and Antarctica (2nd ed.), p. 165 (1858 ed.)

Country: Australia

Full Title: Das Austral-Continent oder Neu Holland. (with) Neu Sud Wales. (with) Plan von Port-Jackson und Sydney. (with Melville Island und Umgebung). (with) Colonie Sud-Australia. Nach Krusenstern, King, Flinders, Freycinet, Oxley, Sturt, Mitchell, in Mercators Projection entworfen von C.F. Weiland, und nach den Entdeckungen von Eyre, Frome, Grey, Stokes, Leichardt und Strzelecki, vervollstandigt von H. Kiepert. Berichtigt bis 1855. Weimar, Verlag des Geographischen Instituts, 1855.

List No: 2077.067

Page No: (pl. 67)

Series No: 70

Published In: Allgemeiner Hand-Atlas der Erde und des Himmels nach den besten astronomischen Bestimmungen, neuesten Entdeckungen und kritischen Untersuchungen entworfen. Geographisches Institut in Weimar. (1856?)

Publication Author: Geographisches Institut (Weimar, Germany)

Publication Date: 1856

Publication Reference: Espenhorst, J. Andree, Stieler, Meyer & Co., p. 26. Cf. Phillips, 6107. Cf. Espenhorst, J. Petermann's planet, v. 1, p. 134-135.

Publication Note: Maps by C.F. Weiland, H. Kiepert. All maps engraved, dated variously from 1846 to 1856. This is a marvelous atlas, full of interesting details - the U.S. maps refer to "Utah Territory - Deseret." Most maps with outline color. Covers are half leather marbled paper covered boards with "Hand Atlaas 70 Karten. Weimar Geographischen Institut" stamped in gilt on the spine.

Publication List No: 2077.000

Publication Type: World Atlas

Publication Maps: 70

Publication Height cm: 59

Publication Width cm: 40

Image No: 2077067

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