Labberton's Historical Atlas 1884 scarce w/ 104 hand colored historical mapsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Atlases, Ancient World, Historical Atlas).
An Historical Atlas: Containing a Chronological Series of One Hundred and Four Maps, at Successive Period from the Dawn of History to the Present Day, by Robert H. Labberton.
Published 1884, Philadelphia by E. Claxton & Company.
104 maps with original hand color.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, oblong format.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, joints slightly scuffed, contents slightly shaken, remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, couple minor short tears, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 7 1/4" H x 10" W.