Carey"s General atlas, improved and enlarged ...

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M. Carey , Philadelphia
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SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 31087.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 atlas (58 maps).
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Open LibraryOL15584582M

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Get this from a library. Carey's general atlas, improved and enlarged: being a collection of maps of the world and quarters, their principal empires, kingdoms, &c. [Mathew Carey;]. Publication date Note References: P, The first atlas made in the United States to employ standard color on the maps; while the Carey American Atlas and the Carey General Atlas list color as an option on the title page, we have never seen any copies of a pre Carey atlas with original color - they may exist, but would be rare - color was first employed as standard in.

Contemporary sheep-backed marbled paper covered boards worn, spine split An important early American atlas.

Following the Revolution, there was considerable activity in the United States by American mapmakers and publishers. One of them, Mathew Carey, was a pioneer in producing cartographic works In Carey published The General Atlas for Carey's Edition of Guthrie's. Cover: Carey's general atlas. Carey, Mathew, View larger, zoomable image (turn off pop-up blocker) Full Title: (Covers to) Carey's General Atlas, Improved And Enlarged; Being A Collection Of Maps Of The World And Quarters, Their Principal Empires, Kingdoms, &c.

Philadelphia: Published By M. Carey. Carey's Atlas was originally issued in to accompany the American edition of Guthrie's Geography Improved, and it was subsequently issued into the early nineteenth century.

Mathew Carey, an Irish immigrant, stands at the forefront of American cartography, for he established the first American specialized cartographic publishing firm.

Expertly bound to style in half russia over contemporary speckled paper-covered boards, the flat spine divided into six compartments by double gilt fillets, red morocco lettering-piece in the second compartment Lovely copy of a rare edition of Carey's important and early General Atlas.

Carey's American Atlas, printed in with 21 maps, was the first atlas printed in America. Condition: used. 22 pages from Philips General Atlas of the World, A Series of New and Authentic Maps.

Published by George Philips and Son (London, ). The full book has 50 plates but there are 22 here including Holland and Belgium, Switzerland, The Austrian Empire, Prussia, Sweden and Norway, Arabia, Turkestan and Canada to name a few.

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For precise and quick orientation, each surgical chapter presents a brief introduction to surgical preparation, anesthesia, positioning, relevant anatomy, risks, complications, and postoperative care, and then illustrates the operative technique through excellent drawings and /5(3). Publication date Note Accompanies Carey's 2 vol Guthrie, (see our ).

Although the title page calls for it, the large United States map is not present here, nor in any editions we know of (Baskes, LOC, Yale), therefore we conclude that it was improved and enlarged. book ready until late and was first included in the General Atlas (see our copy).

History. The earliest atlases were not called by that name at the time of their publication.

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The first book that could be called an atlas was constructed from the calculations of Claudius Ptolemy, a geographer who worked in Alexandria circa A.D. The first edition was published in Bologna in and was illustrated with a set of 27 maps, though scholars say that it is not known whether.

World Atlas of Geomorphic Features Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. Edition by Rodman E. Snead (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book.

Cited by: Publication Note: The first atlas made in the United States to employ standard color on the maps; while the Carey American Atlas and the Carey General Atlas list color as an option on the title page, we have never seen any copies of a pre Carey atlas with original color - they may exist, but would be rare - color was first.

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An atlas is a collection of maps; it is typically a bundle of maps of Earth or a region of Earth. Atlases have traditionally been bound into book form, but today many atlases are in multimedia formats. In addition to presenting geographic features and political boundaries, many atlases often feature geopolitical, social, religious and economic statistics.

The geography and map division holds more t atlases, the largest and most comprehensive collection in the onal rare atlases are found in the Rare Book and Special Collections Division. Geographical coverage of the atlas collection is heavily weighted toward the United States (47 percent), world (19 percent), and Europe (16 percent).

He created the book Hooftman had asked for. In he made the first atlas. He didn't call it an atlas. He called it a Theatre of the Round World. It sold like hot-cakes and went into one improved printing after another.

Praise followed it. People called Ortelius a great intellectual. AtlasIED is a global electronics manufacturer providing comprehensive audio solutions for commercial business environments. We save organizations time and money with effective use of audio communication systems, while also helping to maintain a safe work environment.

This is accomplished with our industry-leading mass notification, life safety, VoIP and speech privacy systems. Out of British Library’s ‘banquet of maps’ the Klencke atlas of is surely the main course. It is also one of the cartographic collection’s best-known objects.

Until it was the largest atlas in the world, and as a result has featured in an array of media including Radio Times magazine, The Guardian newspaper, the Guinness Book.

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Photo Atlas for General l Biology II INTEGBI X15B must be File Size: 88KB. In Greek mythology, Atlas (/ ˈ æ t l ə s /; Greek: Ἄτλας, Átlas) was a titan condemned to hold up the celestial heavens for eternity after the also plays a role in the myths of two of the greatest Greek heroes: Heracles (Hercules in Roman mythology) and ing to the ancient Greek poet Hesiod, Atlas stood at the ends of the earth in extreme en: The Hesperides, The Hyades, The.

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Add to Likebox # - Map with road network and with pushpins marking country highlights. Similar Images. The Pocket Atlas contained 20 small folding maps (19 in the and editions) of the different states and territories in the United States.

As Carey was the leading American cartographic publisher and as he was located in the center of cartographic knowledge in the United States, Carey's maps contain the most accurate and detailed.

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This atlas IS filled With charts, graphs and dia­ grams. They are used. gIve more information. about subjects shown on th e maps.

To make. these charts and graphs, long lists ofthe most. to date a was gathered. Then all those. numbers were organized into graphic displays. th at can be read simply and accurately. --Consumption. An Atlas of Impossible Longing by by Anuradha Roy is without a doubt the best book I have read in the past six months.

It is the kind of book that stays with you throughout the day. The kind of book that resonates within your mind as you think, feel, breathe, do your daily chores/5. I think my habit of hoarding atlases is finally about to come in useful. I am a bit of a geography anorak so when it comes to the political geography maps, all the countries/borders/capital cities etc, have to be correct.

There is a likelihood th. Eventually, "atlas" came to be used for any book of maps. Map of the northern sky. Map by National Geographic Society. Carrying the World on his Shoulders The mythological creature Atlas is often associated, and pictured, on atlases.

Atlas was a giant (called a Titan) who was forced to carry the Earth and the heavens (usually pictured as a. Atlas' Punishment from Zeus. Atlas was given the task of holding up the heavens as punishment from Zeus for leading the Titans in their battle with the Olympian Gods for control of the heavens.

In a similar vein, Homer describes Atlas in his Odyssey as 'deadly-minded,' as knowing the depths of all the seas, and as holding the pillars far out in the Atlantic Ocean which hold the heavens .Atlas, in Greek mythology, son of the Titan Iapetus and the Oceanid Clymene (or Asia) and brother of Prometheus (creator of humankind).

In Homer’s Odyssey, Book I, Atlas seems to have been a marine creature who supported the pillars that held heaven and earth apart. These were thought to rest in the sea immediately beyond the most western horizon, but later the name of Atlas was transferred.Atlas is the son of the Titans Iapetus and Clymene, two of the twelve Titans.

In Roman mythology, he had a wife, the nymph Pleione, who bore the 7 Pleiades, Alkyone, Merope, Kelaino, Elektra, Sterope, Taygete, and Maia, and the Hyades, sisters of Hyas, named Phaesyla, Ambrosia, Coronis, Eudora, and .