Previous Page

LIZARS, William Home.

Lizars' Edinburgh geographical general atlas : containing maps of every empire, state, and kingdom; with a tabular view of the heights of the great mountain chains, and a very copious and comprehensive consulting index Compiled, drawn, and engraved, from the latest and most authentic sources. The maps of the new British colonies upon an extra large scale; and the whole engraved upon sixty-nine plates.
Edinburgh W.H. Lizars. [c.1840].

Folio. (48 x 33 cm.). Rebacked with contemporary style gilt decorated black morocco over original moire cloth covered boards, corners restored. 68 double page hand-coloured maps plus table of mountain chains (numbered 1-70, complete as listed but no.32 omitted as usual due to publisher's error) Title page a little spootted, intermittent offsetting to some of the maps, generally a handsome copy.

Includes the two maps showing Independent Texas i.e.
- United States and Texas with all the railways and canals
- Mexico & Guatamala with the Republic of Texas.

Price £ 3000.00
Stock Code 51389
Share on Facebook | Share Link