Colton Geography for Schools geographical textbook 1856 many hand color mapsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Colton and Fitch's Introductory School Geography. Illustrated by Twenty Maps, and Numerous Engravings, by George W. Fitch and G. Woolworth Colton.
Published 1856, New York by J.H. Colton and Company.
98 pages. Text in English. Complete with twenty hand color maps of the world, many small line drawings throughout as well.
1/4 leather binding, smooth spine, paper covered boards, illustrated covers.
Book remains well preserved and very attractive on the shelf. Scattered foxing or soiling, nothing offensive or severe, small holes to leather spine along front joint., covers rubbed. It displays a nice age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 8 1/2" H x 6 7/8" W.