Edinburgh. W. & A. K. Johnston. 1884.
34 double page printed color maps, 46 pp, index, 11 3/4 x 7 1/2 inches, embossed gilt pictorial cloth-covered boards (hardbound). Good condition: cover moderately soiled, corners bumped, occasional light spotting to margins, maps clean and bright. This attractively bound atlas (with, in gilt, the figure of Atlas holding the sphere of the world) contains many interesting and attractive maps of the world and its countries, with a title page vignette of a globe (colored). The handsome map of the World in Hemispheres includes comparative heights of mountains of the world and lengths of rivers of the world, shown in a softly colored pictorial style. The other maps show countries of the world. Item #34601