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Hardback, Elephant folio, 20 x 13 inches. Half bound leather binding with green cloth boards. Raised banding and gilt decoration to spine. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. In very good condition. Edges and corners rubbed, boards rubbed with some handling marks. Neat inscription to front endpaper “Beatrix Pembroke, Knogle House 1914.” A couple of minor tears and some minor darkening to edges of a couple of maps, Southern British Isles in two halves, as is France (france also has some minor tears to top edges.) Else a very clean and tight copy. 60 double page maps with accompanying indices and general index at back. A comprehensive atlas of the World from 1910. With maps of hemispheres and continents. A very large and heavy book.
Title: Johnstone’s Royal Atlas of Modern Geography. Exhibiting, in a series of sixty entirely original and authentic maps, the present condition of geographical discovery and research in the several Countries, Empires and States of the World. With a special index to each map.
Publisher: Edinburgh London, W. & A. K. Johnstone, 1914:
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Keywords: ATLAS JOHNSTONE, Royal Atlas, Modern Geography,geographical, discovery, research, Countries, Empires, States, 1914, hemispheres, Exhibiting, in a series of sixty entirely original and authentic maps, the present condition of geographical discovery and research in the several Countries, Empires and States of the World, With a special index to each map, Beatrix Pembroke, Knogle House 1914