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A complete historical, chronological, and geographical American atlas : being a guide to the history of North and South America and the West Indies, exhibiting an accurate account of the discovery, settlement, and progress of their various kingdoms, states, provinces, &c., together with the wars, celebrated battles, and remarkable events, to the year 1826 : according to the plan of Le Sage's Atlas, and intended as a companion to Lavoisne's improvement of that celebrated work.

Author/Creator:
H.C. Carey & I. Lea (Firm)
Other Title:
American atlas.
Edition:
Third edition, corrected and improved.
Publication:
Philadelphia : H.C. Carey & I. Lea, Chestnut Street ; London : John Miller, New-Bridge Street ; Leipsic and Paris : Bossange freres, 1827.
Format/Description:
Map/Atlas
1 atlas ([3] p., [122] leaves) : ill. (some hand col.), hand col. maps ; 46 cm.
Scales differ.
Cartographic Data:
Scales differ.
Subjects:
Western Hemisphere -- Maps.
Form/Genre:
Intaglio prints.
Hand-colored illustrations.
Atlases (Geographic) -- North America -- 1827.
Atlases (Geographic) -- South America -- 1827.
Place of Publication:
United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Notes:
Relief shown by hachures.
Some maps drawn by J. Finlayson, F. Lucas, Jr., J. Wilson, and E. Paguenaud; engraved by Young & Delleker, J. Yeager, B. Tanner, W. Kneass, Boyd, S. Hufty, and P.E. Hamm.
Copyright 1822 by H.C. Carey and I. Lea.
"Mifflin and Parry, printers."--verso of title page.
Local notes:
Culture Class Collection copy has spine title: Carey & Lea. American atlas.
Penn Chronology:
1827
Cited in:
Phillips, 1379
Contributor:
Lavoisne, C. V.
Finlayson, James, 1758-1808, cartographer.
Lucas, Fielding, Jr., 1781-1854, cartographer.
Wilson, J., cartographer.
Paguenaud, E., cartographer.
Yeager, Joseph, approximately 1792-1859, engraver.
Tanner, Benjamin, 1775-1848, engraver.
Kneass, William, 1780-1840, engraver.
Boyd, John, engraver.
Hufty, Samuel, engraver.
Hamm, Phineas Eldridge, 1799-1861, engraver.
H.C. Carey & I. Lea (Firm), publisher.
Mifflin & Parry, printer.
Young & Delleker, engraver.
Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
American Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
460477977
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