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Map showing Survey of the Geographical Distribution and Cultivation of the most Important Plants which are used as Food for Man by Alexander Keith Johnston - Paperback - First Edition - 1848 - from Bailgate Books Ltd and Biblio.com

Map showing Survey of the Geographical Distribution and Cultivation of the most Important Plants which are used as Food for Man

by Alexander Keith Johnston

Condition: Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket


William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh and London, 1848. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Engraved by W & A K Johnston. Map Disbound map with single sheet of accompanying notes from "The Physical Atlas, A Series of Maps & Notes Illustrating The Geographical Distribution of Natural Phenomena by Alexander Keith Johnston F.R.G.S. F.G.S., Geographer at Edinburgh in Ordinary to Her Majesty, Honorary Memeber of the Geographical Society Berlin, F.G.S Paris, Editor of the National Atlas &c. Based on the Physikalischer Atlas of Professor H. Berghaus et. al." Published in 1848 by William Blackwood & Sons of Edinburgh and London. Map sheet is entitled "Survey of the Geographical Distribution and Cultivation of the most Important Plants which are used as Food for Man: with indications of the Isotheres & Isochimenes. Or lines of equal summer & equal winter temperature." Sheet has a vertical centre fold. Black and white engraving with coloured lines and washes. Faint transfer of image from facing page in some areas. Edges are slightly darkened. Lower margin of map reads "William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London." Accompanying sheet is filled with text on both sides. It has minor loss in bottom margin, which is also present on the bottom of the map sheet, but is otherwise in good condition. Size: 55x67cm. Item Type: Map. Single sheet map/chart which is suitable for framing. Illustrator: Engraved by W & A K Johnston. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 45117094099..
  • Bookseller: Bailgate Books Ltd GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 45117094099
  • Title: Map showing Survey of the Geographical Distribution and Cultivation of the most Important Plants which are used as Food for Man
  • Author: Alexander Keith Johnston
  • Illustrator: Engraved by W & A K Johnston
  • Format/binding: Softcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good Condition
  • Jacket condition: No Dust Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: William Blackwood & Sons
  • Place: Edinburgh and London
  • Date published: 1848
  • Keywords: BZDB4 NOISBN Maps; Natural History, Biology, Botany & Zoology; 18th & 19th century non-fiction; Geology, geography, mineralogy, environment. Map showing Survey of the Geographical Distribution and Cultivation of the most Important Plants which are
  • Bookseller catalogs: Natural History, Biology, Botany & Zoology; 18th & 19th century non-fiction; Maps; Geology, geography, mineralogy, environment;


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