People's Unrivaled World Atlas 1885 large complete atlas w/ many color mapsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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The People's Unrivaled Family Atlas of the World. 1885.
Published 1884, Chicago by the People's Publishing Company.
200 pages. Text in English. With a profusion of dozens of color lithographed maps, charts and diagrams [including 39 maps of states plus all regions and countries of the world]. Complete.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, marbled edges.
Atlas 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, various small light rubbing and staining to cloth, gilt still bright, remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, 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. 13 3/4" H x 11 3/4" W.