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Map of The World as known to the Ancients - in Two Sheets by  Drawn by Rev. Philip Smith Edward Stanford - Paperback - First Edition - 1857 - from Bailgate Books Ltd and

Map of The World as known to the Ancients - in Two Sheets

by Edward Stanford, Drawn by Rev. Philip Smith

Condition: Good Condition/No Dust Jacket

Edward Stanford, London, 1857. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Two disbound map sheets, both with horizontal centre folds, from "The University Atlas of Classical and Modern Geography, including all the Recent Geographical Discoveries". Sheets are titled "The World, as known to the Ancients. Sheet I." and "The World, as known to the Ancients. Sheet II.". Area covered includes Europa (Europe), Libya, Northern Africa, Arabia, Asia, India, Scythia, Terra Incognita, India Extra Gangem, etc. Both sheets are lightly foxed and have slightly darkened edges. Some wear and minor damage to edges and corners. Folds are slightly split at both ends. Folds are a little fragile. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 45019044001..
  • Bookseller: Bailgate Books Ltd GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 45019044001
  • Title: Map of The World as known to the Ancients - in Two Sheets
  • Author: Edward Stanford, Drawn by Rev. Philip Smith
  • Format/binding: Softcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good Condition
  • Jacket condition: No Dust Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Edward Stanford
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1857
  • Keywords: BZDB4 NOISBN Maps; World History; Early History; 18th & 19th century non-fiction. Map of The World as known to the Ancients in Two Sheets Edward Stanford Drawn by Rev Philip Smith
  • Bookseller catalogs: 18th & 19th century non-fiction; World History; Early History; Maps;


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