"The Standard Atlas and Gazetteer of the World", Standard Atlas
Period: 1889 (dated)
Color: Printed Color
12 x 13.8 inches
30.5 x 35.1 cm
This atlas' extensive collection of maps, charts, tables and text covers nearly all facets of modern, medieval and ancient history and geography. Title page; preface; table of contents; reference index; Polar & Hemispherical maps; a 67-page dictionary of statistics; 18 pages of U.S. political history; 110 pages of maps; 243 pages of text; 25 pages of world history and a 133 page index. A terrific, bird's-eye view of the Holy Land is included. Folio, 625 pp. Complete. Hardbound in original brown cloth with quarter calf spine and tips.
Text and maps with just the usual toning. Covers lightly rubbed with bumped corners and much of the calfskin chipped away. Original spine is missing and has been repaired with a heavy duty tape. Binding still very tight, and the book, overall is in very good condition.