MAP OF THE WORLD ON THE MERCATOR PROJECTION. EXHIBITING THE AMERICAN CONTINENT AS IT'S CENTRE.

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S. Augustus Mitchell


Map of the World on the Mercator Projection. Exhibiting the American Continent as it's Centre.

Handcolored engraving, 1860
Image size 14 x 17 7/8" (35.5 x 45.3 cm) plus margins.
Good condition. Original hand coloring.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 47417
Price: $395.00
Publisher : Published by S. Augustus Mitchell, Philadelphia.
A first edition example.

A handsome map of world that appeared in the first edition of "Mitchell's New General Atlas, Containing maps of the Various Countries of the World, Plans of Cities, Etc. . . ." Nicely embellished with a ribbon and flower border which includes roses, hibiscus and trumpet vine. This border is unique to the 1st edition.
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