This illustrated atlas presents a vivid and fascinating portrait of the nineteenth century world. It’s main features are accurate, detailed and beautyfully coloured maps; charming vignettes depicting cities, people and wonders of each country; informative passages by Montgomery Martin of facts and figures for every map compiled from eye-witness accounts of explorers and a variety of authoritative sources; and opening text and colour illustrations on physical geography and international matters.
Titel: The illustrated atlas of the nineteenth century world
Schrijver: Edited by Montgomery Martin, Introduction by Jonathan Potter
Uitgever: Studio editions