Catalog Archive
Auction 109, Lot 785

"The Cosmographic Atlas of Political, Historical, Classical, Physical and Scriptural Geography and Astronomy with Indices and Descriptive Letterpress", Johnston, W. & A.K.

Subject: Atlases

Period: 1884 (published)


Color: Printed Color

15 x 19.4 inches
38.1 x 49.3 cm

Complete folio world atlas. Contents: title page, note, 40 full-page geographical maps, index, seven historical maps with explanation and index, seven classical period maps with explanation and index, four full-page thematic maps, five scriptural maps with index, six beautiful astronomical charts, all with explanations. A total of seventy-two maps and charts, complete with all sections. The maps are very lovely, all in very good or better with fine coloring. Hardbound, cloth covered boards.


Condition: B

Covers worn and faded, brown binders tape along spine. Maps very good to fine.

Estimate: $500 - $600


Closed on 12/1/2004