Cambridge Modern History Atlas 1924 monumental book with 141 color mapsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Atlases, Books with Maps, European History, Cambridge).
The Cambridge Modern History Atlas, ed. A.W. Ward, G.W. Prothero, and S. Leathes.
2nd edition published 1924, New York by The MacMillan Company.
229 pages. Text in English. Contains 141 color lithographed folding maps (majority of which are folding double page)..
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering. Binding remains clean, tight, and sound, some small scuff/ fraying at top of front joint. Interior contents clean and bright, largely free of any age spotting.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 9 1/2" H x 6 1/2" W.