Mitchell's Ancient Atlas, Classical and Sacred, Containing Maps Illustrating the Geography of the Ancient World....

Mitchell, S. Augustus.

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Philadelphia: Thomas Cowperthwait & Co., 1847. 4to. 12 maps (Some maps are insets). Quarter-bound green leather over boards. Heavy edgewear & some chipping to boards & spine; sticker residue to front board. Twelve page index. Foxing, page edges brittle; wrinkling to eps. Israel, Egypt, Roman Empire, Ancient Greece, Asia. (title cont'd) . as Described by the Writers of Antiquity, also, the Political Divisions, Cities, Towns, Places Distinguished by Remarkable Events; the Routes of Distinguished Military Commanders, etc. Likewise, the Lengths of Seas, Lakes and Rivers, and the Heights of Mountains, as Determined by Modern Observations; together with a Table of the Corresponding Ancient and Modern Names of the Places Engraved on the Maps. The Whole accompanied by a Descriptive Geography, embellished with Numerous Engravings of Remarkable Events, Views of Important Cities, Noted Structures, and Various Interesting Antique Remains. Color engravings. Good Quarter Leather (Item ID: 1644)

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