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Publisher: LAPIE, A.E.
Title: Atlas universel de geographie ancienne et moderne, precede d'un abrege de geographie physique et historique. Par M. Lapie ... et M. Lapie fils. Dedie au Roi.
Published in: Paris, 1829
   
Size: 19.7 x 13.4 inches.
50.0 x 34.0 cm.
Colouring:

In original colours.
Condition: Later red shagreen binding, last part of 19th century, folio size (5000x340mm.), (4),100 pp. and 50 double-page engraved maps all handcoloured in outline, except the 2 first (systemes Planétaires and Planispheres Célestes).
Each map measuring ab. 45,5x60 cm. Text occasional a little brown spotted, maps fine and clean with only minor brown spots and mainly marginal. Binding on one side with some very light discolouration of red shagreen. In very good condition. Each map with a blind stamped approval mark of the editor.

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FIRST EDITION of his Atlas Universal (1829-1937), published by Eymery Fruger & Cie, rue Mazarine in Paris.
Pierre Lapie (1779-1850) and Alexandre Emile Lapie are the most important editors of atlases in the first half of the 19th century in Paris.
Important atlas containing 50 finely hand coloured maps in a contemporary hand. The first part containing maps of the ancient world, and second part with modern maps of all parts of the world.

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LAPIE, A.E. - Atlas universel de geographie ancienne et moderne, precede d'un abrege de geographie physique et historique. Par M. Lapie ... et M. Lapie fils. Dedie au Roi.
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