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Folding map of U.S. & cities 1843
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Description
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Author: Mitchell, Samuel Augustus
Title: Mitchell's National Map of the American Republic or United States of North America. Together with Maps of the Vicinities of Thirty-Two of the Principal Cities and Towns in the Union
Place Published: Philadelphia
Publisher:
Date Published: 1843
Description:


Engraved map, with separate sheet of the vicinity views (surrounding a block of tables and statistics); both fully hand-colored. Map is 61.8x85.7 cm (24¼x33¼"); sheet of views 64x88 cm (25¼x34½"), both folding into original embossed blindstamped cloth folder lettered in gilt with metal clasp, 18.7x11.5 cm (7½x4½").



Brightly colored map of what is now the eastern half of the United States, paired with a sheet of 32 small maps of the vicinities of the leading cities of the nation surrounding a number of statistical tables. These latter include the population of the states, their various classes (white men, white women, male and female coloured and the number that are slaves), agriculture and manufactured products, etc. Phillips, Maps, p 896; Streeter 3861; Graff 2838.

Condition
A little extremity wear to covers, both sheets with some neat repairs at folds, a few clean splits that are not repaired; very good overall.
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Folding map of U.S. & cities 1843

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Mar 22, 2018
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0357: Folding map of U.S. & cities 1843

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Lot 0357 Details

Description
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Heading:
Author: Mitchell, Samuel Augustus
Title: Mitchell's National Map of the American Republic or United States of North America. Together with Maps of the Vicinities of Thirty-Two of the Principal Cities and Towns in the Union
Place Published: Philadelphia
Publisher:
Date Published: 1843
Description:


Engraved map, with separate sheet of the vicinity views (surrounding a block of tables and statistics); both fully hand-colored. Map is 61.8x85.7 cm (24¼x33¼"); sheet of views 64x88 cm (25¼x34½"), both folding into original embossed blindstamped cloth folder lettered in gilt with metal clasp, 18.7x11.5 cm (7½x4½").



Brightly colored map of what is now the eastern half of the United States, paired with a sheet of 32 small maps of the vicinities of the leading cities of the nation surrounding a number of statistical tables. These latter include the population of the states, their various classes (white men, white women, male and female coloured and the number that are slaves), agriculture and manufactured products, etc. Phillips, Maps, p 896; Streeter 3861; Graff 2838.

Condition
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A little extremity wear to covers, both sheets with some neat repairs at folds, a few clean splits that are not repaired; very good overall.

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