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Hammarlunds Antikvariat

Sankt Göransgatan 98
112 45 Stockholm
+46-73-775 93 29

Maps & Atlases / Atlases

Price: EUR 90,00

[Atlas] D´anville, Mannert, Uckert, Reichardt, Kruse, Wilhelm u. A. [after]

Orbis Terrarum Antiquus. Schul-Atlas der Alten Welt (..).

23rd. Edition. Gotha, bei Justus Perthes. 1852. 24 x 30 cm. Title + 14 pp. + 15 maps. Hand coloured in outline.

Contemporary half calf. Marbled board papers. Owners inscription at the front fly leaf. Worn board edges and boards. Spine partly split and with small loss to the spine foot. A couple of minor spots to a few places in the margins. Unusally nice and clean interior.

A historic atlas of the ancient world by the publishing house Justus Perthes (also the publisher of the great Stieler´s Hand Atlas). The present atlas was a bestseller in Germany and other countries. It was first published in 1823 under the title "Stieler´s schul-atlas der alten welt". It changed name to the "Schul-Atlas der Alten Welt" in 1839. Up to 1852 it was published in 23 editions.

Item No: 1940