Maps A new universal atlas, containing maps of the various empires, kingdoms, states and republics of the world : with a special map of each of the United States, plans of cities, &c., comprehended in seventy sheets and forming a series of one hundred and seventeen maps, plans and sections /

Format Maps
Contributors Tanner, Henry Schenck
Dates 1844
Location Earth
Language English
Subjects Atlases
Earth
Title
A new universal atlas, containing maps of the various empires, kingdoms, states and republics of the world : with a special map of each of the United States, plans of cities, &c., comprehended in seventy sheets and forming a series of one hundred and seventeen maps, plans and sections /
Contributor Names
Tanner, Henry Schenck, 1786-1858.
Created / Published
Philadelphia : Carey & Hart, 1844.
Subject Headings
-  Atlases
-  Earth
Notes
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Differs from other 1844 ed. in that the printed plate numbers on 34 maps do not correspond to the plate numbers printed in the table of contents.
-  Engraved t.p.
-  LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S193
-  Phillips, 4324
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  LC copy signed in ink on flyleaf "Sherman 1844". Numerous ink and pencil annotations on margins and versos of maps, including 7 maps.
-  LC copy rebound and boxed in green cloth, with all pages encapsulated. Original boards with Sherman bookplate retained in box.
Medium
1 atlas ([4 leaves], 72 leaves) : 72 hand col. maps ; 47 cm.
Call Number
G1019 .T2 1844b
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3200m gcws0193 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3200m.gcws0193
Library of Congress Catalog Number
map45000245
http://lccn.loc.gov/map45000245


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