World Atlas 1863 Malte-Brun large folio 86 maps complete nice exampleBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[World Atlas, 19th Century Maps, Imperialism, Historical Maps, Roman Empire].
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Atlas de la Geographie ou Description de Toutes le Parties du Monde, by Malte-Brun. Revised, augmented, etc. by M. J.J.N. Huot.
Published 1863, Paris by Garnier Freres.
86 engraved maps on 72 sheets (many double page), all with full original hand color. Variety of engravers seen names throughout.
Period 1/4 leather binding, raised bands, gilt decorated compartments and lettering on spine, marbled covers and end papers.
Old damp staining to first few leaves and maps (clearly shown in video and not offensive), otherwise clean internally. Binding rubbed and scuffed but still sound and handsome in appearance.
Book measures: 16 1/2" H X 12 1/2" W.