Colton"s general atlas

containing one hundred and seventy steel plate maps and plans, on one hundred imperial folio sheets
  • 282 Pages
  • 0.70 MB
  • English
Johnson and Browning , New York
Statementby J. H. Colton and Company, accompanied by descriptions, geographical, statistical, and historical, by Richard S. Fisher.
ContributionsFisher, Richard Swainson.
The Physical Object
Pagination[282] p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22958137M

Colton's general atlas of the world: Containing two hundred and twelve maps and plans on one hundred and and forty-two imperial folio sheets Board book – January 1, by G. Woolworth Colton (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Board book, January 1, Author: G.

Woolworth Colton. Colton's general atlas: Containing one hundred and eighty steel plate maps and plans on one hundred and nineteen imperial folio sheets, Unknown Binding – January 1, by G. Woolworth Colton (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and Author: G. Woolworth Colton. This atlas was the first world atlas produced by Colton, after many years of issuing pocket maps, wall maps, guides, and maps for books. The atlas was one of the finest and most accurate of the period - it had a long publishing run, continuing for over thirty years (with the title changed to Colton's General Atlas after ).

Colton's General Atlas by Colton, G. Woolworth; Fisher, Richard S Edition: No Edition Stated Book condition: Good Book Description J. Colton and Co., This Hardcover book of maps has been newly re-bound in brown leather along the spine and at the.

Colton’s General Atlas with Descriptions of was created by Joseph Hutchins Colton. The Atlas measures 15” x 18”. The cover contains the full title, embossed and gold leafed.

The Atlas features “one hundred seventy steel plate maps and plans,” of which 45 document the United States of America. Original antique atlas front piece. This authentic vintage atlas front piece comes from Colton's General Atlas.

Published by J.H. Colton and Company at No. William St. New York in This is the third edition of Colton's General Atlas the first being a two volume issue in Heading: Author: Colton, George WoolworthTitle: Colton's General Atlas, One Hundred and Seventy Steel Plate Maps and Plans, on One Hundred Imperial Folio Sheets Accompanied by Descriptions, Geographical, Statistical, and Historical by Richard S.

Fisher, Published: New YorkPublisher:J.H. Colton & Published: Description: With 94 hand-colored. This atlas is illustrated with hundreds of etchings on a wide range of geographical subjects, statistical tables, and smaller maps and plans.

It is a smaller version of Colton's General Atlas with regional maps. A one-time effort, not reissued. However,these maps are reused by Colton in some of his school atlases. by multiple authors includes books Sapphire Bride / Colton's Bride / Destiny's Bride, Beloved Wolf, The Virgin Mistress, and several more.

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Colton, Colton's General Atlas, profusion of hand-coloredpublisher's 1/2 morocco, New York, p4A Item D Title: Colton's General Atlas, Containing One Hundred and Eighty Steel Plate Maps and Plans Letter-Press Descriptions, Geographical, Statistical, and Historical, by Richard S.

FisherAuthor: Colton, G[eorge] WoolworthDescription: With hand-colored maps & plans, etc. (7 are double-page), plus insets, and 5 other single-page maps not colored, all on map. Find Current Values for your Antiques.

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Woolwor [more. Get this from a library. Colton's general atlas: containing one hundred and seventy steel plate maps and plans on one hundred imperial folio sheets. [G Woolworth Colton; Richard Swainson Fisher; J.H. Colton & Co.]. In G.W. Colton issued the impressive two-volume Colton’s Atlas of the World.

His slightly smaller one-volume Colton’s General Atlas, was published in This map of Mexico is from Colton’s General Atlas and features an inset of the Territory and Isthmus of Tehuantepec.

It also has Colton’s trademark spiral motif border. Search Catalog Data Catalog Data & text in Documents Search By Date Range; Advanced Search. is your source for old antique maps, map reproduction prints and cartographic gifts. We are antique map dealers offering antique ward maps, fine art map reproductions and functional map gifts.

Our collections features 19th century and early 20th century antique maps. Please email with any questions. Map of New York, hand colored steel plate engraving on paper 17 1/2" by 15".

Map taken from Colton's General Atlas published in Seller Rating: % positive. Large map of New York City, hand colored steel plate engraving on paper 17 1/2" by 28". Map removed from Colton's General Atlas published in The atlas was in unusable, poor condition without a cover and with staining on the first few pages- otherwise we would not have broken apart a good Rating: % positive.

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COLTON, J. Colton's Condensed Octavo Atlas of the Union: Containing Maps of All the States and Territories of the United States of America. New York: J.H. Colton, Octavo, original.

Colton's Atlas of the World was first published in in a large two volume set. In it became Colton's General Atlas, and Colton's sons, George Woolworth and Charles B. would take over the business. This is an attractive map of Asia from the rather scarce edition of Colton's General Atlas.

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Colton's General Atlas, Containing One Hundred And Eighty Steel Plate Maps And Plans, On One Hundred And Eight Imperial Folio Sheets, Drawn By G. Woolworth Colton. Letter-Press Descriptions, Geographical, Statistical, And Historical, By Richard Swainson Fisher.

New York: J.H. Colton, No. William Street. : Colton's Atlas of the World (Vol.

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2 Only): Folio, Backstrip partially detached; rear board detached; bookblock intact, Second volume of a two volume set with 49 maps (some double plates, some hand-colored) of Europe, Asia, Africa & Oceania.

Previous owner has lightly stamped his name in the margins of the plates, not affecting the images. Hand Color. This attractive folio atlas contains 61 of the 63 map sheets called for (missing only the double-page map of New York City).

The atlas is similar to Volume I of Colton's Atlas of the World but is more robust (63 sheets versus 44). Included are double-page maps of the United States and Texas, and several maps of the western United.

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The cover shows normal wear for a book this old. Maps of the World as.(This is an updated version of an article published in the Portolan, No.

49, Winter ). Background. Alvin J. Johnson entered into the business of publishing atlases in Having previously been a book canvasser who sold maps and atlases for the well-known map and atlas publisher, J.H.

Colton, Johnson was introduced to the profitability of atlases as a reference book.