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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.

Corporate author / creator H.C. Carey & I. Lea (Firm), cartographer.
Imprint Philadelphia : H.C. Carey & I. Lea, 1823.
[Philadelphia] : T.H. Palmer, printer
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.
Western Hemisphere.
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.
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Varying Form of Title Portion of title American atlas
Other uniform titles Las Cases, Emmanuel-Auguste-Dieudonné, comte de, 1766-1842. Atlas historique, généalogique, chronologique, et géographique.
Other authors / contributors Finlayson, James (Cartographer), cartographer.
Lucas, Fielding, Jr., 1781-1854, cartographer.
Yeager, Joseph, approximately 1792-1859, engraver.
Lavoisne, C. V.
Palmer, Thomas H., 1782-1861, printer.
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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