"Mitchell's School Atlas", Mitchell, Samuel Augustus
Period: 1853 (published)
Color: Hand Color
10 x 12 inches
25.4 x 30.5 cm
Published by Thomas Cowperthwait & Co., 4th Revised edition, 32 maps and 7 tables. Gold region inset on U.S. map, which features a pre-Gadsden border and a large Indian Territory. A very fine example of an atlas normally found in well-used condition.
References: Wheat (TMW) 793; Wheat (GR) 226.
Printed paperboards, with only light rubbing, green leather spine. Very limited light foxing in first few pages, generally clean. Little extraneous scribbling.