A Scare 18th Century English Atlas
Thomas Stackhouse. An Universal Atlas Consisting of a Complete Set of Maps, Peculiarly Adapted to Illustrate Ancient and Modern Geography. The Fifth Edition. Engraved dedication and 40 full-page engraved maps. Folio, 20 1/2 x 16 1/2 inches, contemporary marbled paper boards, detached, wants rebinding; original hand-color; generally clean. London: S.J. Neele, 1796
Striking set of maps of the world, most of which include side by side comparative maps showing ancient and modern configurations.
Striking old color example.