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Samuel Augustus Mitchell

Lot 60214: Mitchell - A New Map of the World on the Globular Projection

Est: $300 USD - $600 USDSold:
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare BooksMarch 02, 2024Franklin, TN, US

Item Overview

Description

This originally hand-colored, lithographed maps is from Samuel Augustus Mitchell's A New Universal Atlas Containing Maps of the various Empires, Kingdoms, States and Republics of the World.. The work was published in in Philadelphia in 1854 by Cowperthwait, Desilver, & Butler.

Samuel Augustus Mitchell (1792-1868) and his sons were leading map publishers in the United States in the 19th century. Mitchell moved to Philadelphia c1830 in the hopes to improve geography textbooks and American cartographical information. He acquired the rights to Tanner's New Universal Atlas (first published in 1836), and issued his first printing of the work in 1846.

Dimensions

~ 17" by 13 1/2"

Artist or Maker

Samuel Augustus Mitchell

Medium

Originally Hand-colored Lithograph

Date

1854

Condition Report

The work is in very good to excellent condition overall. There may be a few minor imperfections to be expected with age. Please review the image carefully for condition and contact us with any questions.

Literature

A New Universal Atlas Containing Maps of the various Empires, Kingdoms, States and Republics of the World

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Auction Details

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The buyer is responsible for paying the customs fees, duties, import taxes, and any related charges. Customs can cause delays in arrival of your shipment, which the seller has no control over. Please consider these charges and delays when making your purchase. If you need specific wording for customs, please also contact before payment as each country has different rules and we will try to accommodate when possible.