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Kingdom of Sardinia.

  • ARTIST: Samuel Augustus Mitchell

  • PUBLISHER: Published by S. Augustus Mitchell, Philadelphia.

  • MEDIUM: Engraving handcolored,

    DATE: 1847.

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 12 5/8 x 15 3/4" (32.2 x 40 cm).

  • DESCRIPTION: A fine map of the world from S. A. Mitchell's, "A New Universal Atlas containing maps of the various Empires, Kingdoms, States and Republics of the World". Mitchell is one of the first truly successful commercial cartographers in the U.S. The large inset map in the upper right corner is the island of Sardinia.

  • ADDITIONAL INFO: This impression from a 1855 edition of Cowperthwait's edition of Mitchell's atlas.

  • CONDITION: Good condition and color.