"Justus Perthes' Taschen-Atlas", Perthes, Justus
Period: 1885 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
4 x 7 inches
10.2 x 17.8 cm
Complete and very nicely executed pocket atlas contains 24 double-page, hand colored, copper engraved maps. Includes maps of the world and a few thematic maps. Hardbound in pictorial stamped green cloth, Title page, Table of Contents (Inhalt) and Foreword (Vorwort), 24 maps, 32pp.
Covers and spine show light shelf wear and bumping. Text and maps generally very good. Several maps with minor binding separations.