WORLD ATLAS THOMSON (JOHN) A New General Atlas, Edinburgh, John Thomson, 1817
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WORLD ATLAS THOMSON (JOHN) A New General Atlas, Edinburgh, John Thomson, 1817
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WORLD ATLAS THOMSON (JOHN) A New General Atlas, Edinburgh, John Thomson, 1817 WORLD ATLAS THOMSON (JOHN) A New General Atlas, Edinburgh, John Thomson, 1817
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WORLD ATLAS
THOMSON (JOHN) A New General Atlas, Consisting of a Series of Geographical Designs, on Various Projections, Exhibiting the Form and Component Parts of the Globe, engraved dedication to Alexander Keith, 66 of 74 hand-coloured maps (all double-page, several on more than one sheet), includes three extra maps: Surveys in the Interior of New South Wales; A Chart of the Discoveries of Captains Ross, Parry & Franklin, in the Arctic Regions and The Island and Forts of Saint Helena, lacking 7 maps: 10. Ireland; 11. Scotland; 12. England; 13. Remote British Islands; 30. Austria; 48. Egypt; 54. Canada and the nothern half of 9. Great Britain, 5 torn and repaired (mostly to crease), 3 creased, 2 with loss to lower left corners, one double-page engraved plate, one engraved diagram, contemporary half calf, spine defective [Phillips 731], large folio, Edinburgh, John Thomson, 1817
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