The Library Atlas, Consisting of One Hundred Maps of Modern, Historical and Classical Geography & c.; With Descriptive Letterpress
28cm x 18.5cm. [iv], 214 pages, 102 maps, 127 pages (index). Half dark brown leather, 5 raised bands, gilt lettering, blind rules, blue textured cloth.
Includes star maps and planetary orbit diagrams. Double page maps are hinged on tabs, so lay flat.
Ex-Congregational Mission, Malvern Library, 2 stamps only to front free endpaper. Leather rubbed and spine crown chipped. Upper hinge cracked, lower hinge split but holding. Several maps have minor splits on the borders, not affecting the image; 3 have longer splits affecting the map, (Nos. 11: 6cm split; 22: 5cm; 53: 11cm). Tanning to edges, very minor tanning to letterpress and map pages. Fair Condition.
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