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The world in hemispheres : with comparative views of the heights of the principal mountains and lengths of the principal rivers on the globe

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Names
W. & A.K. Johnston Limited (Publisher)
Johnstone, John (Publisher)
Johnston, Alexander Keith (1804-1871 ) (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of the World

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Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1849
Place Term: Edinburgh
Publisher: Published by John Johnstone and W. & A.K. Johnston [etc.]
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 02-304
Topics
Eastern Hemisphere -- Maps --
World maps
Western Hemisphere -- Maps --
Notes
Content : Appears in Johnston's National atlas of historical, commercial and political geography, 1849 and other eds.

Content : In upper right margin: National atlas - 1.

Content : Includes ill. and statistics.

Content : National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Content : NYPL copy breaking down along margins; some marginal text not legible.

Content : Relief shown by hachures.

Statement of Responsibility: By A.K. Johnston, F.R.G.S. ; engraved by W. & A.K. Johnston.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 2 hemispheres, each 29 cm. in diam., on sheet 55 x 63 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 50016913
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15431022
UUID: 6d12d430-c6b6-012f-6852-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1849: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "The world in hemispheres : with comparative views of the heights of the principal mountains and lengths of the principal rivers on the globe" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1849. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-b00c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "The world in hemispheres : with comparative views of the heights of the principal mountains and lengths of the principal rivers on the globe" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 27, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-b00c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1849). The world in hemispheres : with comparative views of the heights of the principal mountains and lengths of the principal rivers on the globe Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-b00c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The world in hemispheres : with comparative views of the heights of the principal mountains and lengths of the principal rivers on the globe