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Colored in outline double page steel engraving map of Middle East. Includes color coded reference and table of Descendants de Noe. At upper margin: Atlas Complet No. 18 et 19.
Small Universal Atlas of Ancient, Mediaeval, Modern, and Sacred Geography. Atlas consists of 12 pages of descriptive text, contents and 54 maps including supplement to maps of modern time, dated 1841-1860. Maps are hand colored, some with outline double page engraved on steel by various engravers and are signed by Meissas and Michelot. Showing political and administrative divisions, major cities, rivers, lakes and mountains. Relief shown by hachures. Atlas is bound in marbled blue paper covered boards, with title "Atlas de geographie" printed in gilt on spine.