A complete historical, chronological, and geographical American atlas : being a guide to the history of North and South America and the West Indies, exhibiting an accurate account of the discovery, settlement, and progress of their various kingdoms, states, provinces, &c., together with the wars, celebrated battles, and remarkable events, to the year 1822 : according to the plan of Le Sage's atlas, and intended as a companion to Lavoisne's improvement of that celebrated work.

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Bibliographic Details
Corporate author / creator:H.C. Carey & I. Lea (Firm), cartographer.
Imprint:Philadelphia : H.C. Carey & I. Lea, 1823.
[Philadelphia] : T.H. Palmer, printer
©1822
Description:1 atlas (122 unnumbered leaves) : illustrations (some hand colored), 46 hand colored maps ; 45 cm
Language:English
Subject:America -- Maps.
Western Hemisphere -- Maps.
United States -- Maps.
America.
Western Hemisphere.
Maps.
Atlases (Geographic) -- America -- 1823.
Atlases (Geographic) -- Western Hemisphere -- 1823.
Cartographic data:Scales differ.
Format: Map Book Print
Local Note:University of Chicago Library's copy is a gift of Carey and Lea.
Discovery of this item made possible by a gift from Julie and Roger Baskes.
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/1818622
Hidden Bibliographic Details
Varying Form of Title:American atlas
Other uniform titles:Finlayson, James (Cartographer),
Lucas, Fielding, Jr., 1781-1854,
Yeager, Joseph, approximately 1792-1859,
Las Cases, Emmanuel-Auguste-Dieudonné, comte de, 1766-1842. Atlas historique, généalogique, chronologique, et géographique.
Lavoisne, C. V.
Palmer, Thomas H., 1782-1861,
Other authors / contributors:Young & Delleker, engraver.
Notes:Maps by J. Finlayson, F. Lucas jr., J. Drayton, J. Wilson, S.H. Long, E. Paguenaud, Young & Delleker, J. Yeager, Kneass, Boyd, Samuel Hufty, B. Tanner, and P.F. Hamm,
Relief shown by hachures and pictorially.
Includes index.
List of geographical atlases in the Library of Congress, 4464

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