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Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Title: Manuscript Atlas.
Published in: England, ca. 1820
Size: 9.3 x 14.6 inches.
23.5 x 37.0 cm.

Original outline colouring.
Condition: The book with wear on the outside, and the cover detached. The pages are mostly clean and neat, with an occasional crease, small spot, or light stain. Paper edges toned. Maps in very good condition, no tears, holes, or repairs.
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Unique manuscript atlas with 31 remarkable maps and 27 pages of handwritten text to explain the maps. Each map with names of regions, major cities, rivers, islands, etc.

Several of the hand-laid paper leaves are watermarked with a crown and shield or post horn, which could be dated to around 1780-1800. The book is bound in half calf, with a gilt red morocco label "Geography - F. Emeris", but it is not clear if that is the name of the maker.

The maps are: 1) Europe
2) Spain
3) France
4) Netherlands
5) Of the seven United Provinces
6) British Isles
7) Scotland England Wales
8) England Wales
9) Scotland
10) Ireland
11) Scandinavia
12) Denmark
13) European Russia
14) Prussia
15) Poland Ukraine Belarus Latvia Lithuania
16) Hungary
17) Turkey in Europe
18) Italy
19) Switzerland
20) Germany
21) Asia
22) Central Asia Tartary
23) Turkey in Asia
24) Arabia
25) Persia
26) India Siam
27) Indonesia Phillippines
28) China Korea Japan
29) Africa
30) America
31) West Indies

A rare, well executed and unique work!

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