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The world in hemispheres : with comparative views of the heights of the principal mountains and lengths of the principal rivers on the globe / by A.K. Johnston, F.R.G.S. ; engraved by W. & A.K. Johnston.

Image ID: 465010

The world in hemispheres : with comparative views of the heights of the principal mountains and lengths of the principal... ([1849])

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Image Title

:  The world in hemispheres : with comparative views of the heights of the principal mountains and lengths of the principal rivers on the globe / by A.K. Johnston, F.R.G.S. ; engraved by W. & A.K. Johnston.

Creator

: Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871  -- Engraver

Additional Name(s)

: W. & A.K. Johnston Limited -- Publisher
Johnstone, John -- Publisher

Published Date

: [1849]

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : hand col. ; 2 hemispheres, each 29 cm. in diam., on sheet 55 x 63 cm.

Notes

: Appears in Johnston's National atlas of historical, commercial and political geography, 1849 and other eds. Note 2.) In upper right margin: National atlas - 1. Note 3.) Includes ill. and statistics. Note 4.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 5.) NYPL copy breaking down along margins; some marginal text not legible. Note 6.) Relief shown by hachures.

Source

: Maps of the World / Whole

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / The Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 02-304

Digital ID

: 465010

Record ID

: 292186

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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