A nice early American atlas in the Malte-Brun vein, containing 40 engaged maps in original hand-color.
14 of the maps relate to the Americas, 4 to Africa, 9 to Asia, and the rest to Europe and the World.
Large quarto. Publisher's red straight-grain leather over marbled boards, with lettering piece on front cover.  pages and 40 hand-colored engraved maps (as called for in the table of contents.)