Climate in North & South America 1867 Disturnell book Colton Climatological mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Influence of Climate in North and South America, by J. Disturnell.
Published 1867, New York, by D. Van Nostrand.
328 pages. Lithographed frontis with hand color, two large folding maps on bond paper.
Publishers period embossed cloth, gilt lettered and stamped spine. Wonderful mountain height comparison diagram frontis with hand color. First large folding map with old tape repairs and quite fragile, second Climatological map of North America by Colton quite well preserved and clean.
Contents sound, clean and tight, cloth slightly worn at tips and spine ends, but gilt still bright, book with nice age patina and shelf appearance. Ex-libris with remnants of ownership as shown in video.
Book measures: 9 1/4" H X 6 1/4" W.