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Lavoisne's Atlas, 1821  

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Title:
A Complete Genealogical, Historical, Chronological, and Geographical Atlas; Being a General Guide to Ancient and Modern History...Third American Edition
Author:
Lavoisne, C. V.
Place:
Philadelphia
Publisher:
M. Carey and Son
Date:
1821
Description:

5 leaves of text + approx. 50 (of 71) plates, most double-page, 27 containing maps surrounded by historical text, the others with text and genealogical tables only, all of the maps and most of the text leaves hand-colored. (Folio) 17½x12, original binding in need of repair. Third American Edition, Carefully Revised and Corrected, from the last London edition, Improved by C. Gros and J. Aspin.

Exhibiting an accurate account of the origin, descent, and marriages, of all the royal families, from the beginning of the world to the opening of the British parliament by his majesty George IV. Feb. 5, 1822; together with the various possessions, foreign wars, battles of renown, and remarkable events.

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Condition:
Rather large chips to spine, spine panel nearly detached, boards rubbed with abrasions; some leaves detached, stains, toning; good only.
 
Item number:
300051
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