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Stock# 69653
Description

An interesting post-Civil War American atlas of the world, published by Higgins, Bros. & Co. in Chicago and authored by Charles H. Jones with the assistance Theodore F. Hamilton. This edition includes the rare L.W. Wight "New Section and Township Map of Nebraska" as well as numerous wood-engraved illustrations of the natural wonders that captivated the nation at the time - Yellowstone and Yosemite.

Maps

1. New Sectional and Township Map of Nebraska published by L.W. Wight, Lakeside Building Chicago 1876.
2. The World in Hemispheres
3, 4. North America
5. Map of Newfoundland, New Brunswick, Novia Scotia, Cape Breton & Prince Edward Is.
6. Map of Cuba, Map of Jamaica
7, 8. New Railroad Map of the United States and Dominion of Canada
9, 10. Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine
11. West Virginia and Virginia
12. Indiana and Ohio, Colorado
13. Georgia, Michigan
14. Kentucky and Tennessee
15. North and South Carolina
16. Wisconsin, Mississippi
17. Utah, Illinois
18. Missouri and Arkansas
19. Kansas
20. Florida and part of Georgia
21. Alabama, Minnesota
22. Louisiana, Iowa
23. Nebraska
24, 25. Texas
26. Dakota
27. Montana
28. Washington, Wyoming
29. New Mexico
30. Arizona
31. Idaho
32, 33. California and Nevada
34. Oregon
35. Map of Kansas, Colorado & Nebraska
37, 38. South America
39. Central America
46 (mis-numbered). Central America (southern part) including the United States of Colombia
41, 42. Brazil, Bolivia, Peru, & Ecuador
43, 44. Southern States of South America. La Plata, Chili, Paraguay, Uruguay & Patagonia 
45, 46. Europe
47, 48. The British Isles
49. Map of France
50. Holland
51. Belgium
52. Spain and Portugal
53, 54. Germany and the Western Provinces of Prussia, comprehending Westphalia and the Rhine Province
54 1/2. Germany
55. The Scandinavian Kingdoms. Norway, Sweden & Denmark
56. Austria
57. Russia in Europe
58. Switzerland
59. Turkey in Europe, Greece and the Ionian Islands
60. Italy
61, 62. Asia
63, 64. India, Hindostan
65. China and Japan, Islands of Japan
66, 67. Africa
68. Oceania
69. Palestine or the Holy Land

Condition Description
Folio. Publisher's ΒΌ black calf over gilt-lettered cloth boards (backstrip defective and covers worn). 69 color-printed maps (complete). Internally Very Good.