ATLAS MINIMUS, or a New Set of Pocket Maps. Of…

ATLAS MINIMUS, or a New Set of Pocket Maps. Of the several Empires, Kingdoms and States of the known World, with Historical Extracts relative to each. Drawn and engraved by J, Gibson from the Best Authorities. Revis’d, Corrected, and Improved, by E. Bowen, Geographer to His Majesty. by GIBSON, John. < >
  • Another image of ATLAS MINIMUS, or a New Set of Pocket Maps. Of the several Empires, Kingdoms and States of the known World, with Historical Extracts relative to each. Drawn and engraved by J, Gibson from the Best Authorities. Revis’d, Corrected, and Improved, by E. Bowen, Geographer to His Majesty. by GIBSON, John.
  • Another image of ATLAS MINIMUS, or a New Set of Pocket Maps. Of the several Empires, Kingdoms and States of the known World, with Historical Extracts relative to each. Drawn and engraved by J, Gibson from the Best Authorities. Revis’d, Corrected, and Improved, by E. Bowen, Geographer to His Majesty. by GIBSON, John.
  • Another image of ATLAS MINIMUS, or a New Set of Pocket Maps. Of the several Empires, Kingdoms and States of the known World, with Historical Extracts relative to each. Drawn and engraved by J, Gibson from the Best Authorities. Revis’d, Corrected, and Improved, by E. Bowen, Geographer to His Majesty. by GIBSON, John.
  • Another image of ATLAS MINIMUS, or a New Set of Pocket Maps. Of the several Empires, Kingdoms and States of the known World, with Historical Extracts relative to each. Drawn and engraved by J, Gibson from the Best Authorities. Revis’d, Corrected, and Improved, by E. Bowen, Geographer to His Majesty. by GIBSON, John.
  • Another image of ATLAS MINIMUS, or a New Set of Pocket Maps. Of the several Empires, Kingdoms and States of the known World, with Historical Extracts relative to each. Drawn and engraved by J, Gibson from the Best Authorities. Revis’d, Corrected, and Improved, by E. Bowen, Geographer to His Majesty. by GIBSON, John.
  • Another image of ATLAS MINIMUS, or a New Set of Pocket Maps. Of the several Empires, Kingdoms and States of the known World, with Historical Extracts relative to each. Drawn and engraved by J, Gibson from the Best Authorities. Revis’d, Corrected, and Improved, by E. Bowen, Geographer to His Majesty. by GIBSON, John.
  • Another image of ATLAS MINIMUS, or a New Set of Pocket Maps. Of the several Empires, Kingdoms and States of the known World, with Historical Extracts relative to each. Drawn and engraved by J, Gibson from the Best Authorities. Revis’d, Corrected, and Improved, by E. Bowen, Geographer to His Majesty. by GIBSON, John.

ATLAS MINIMUS, or a New Set of Pocket Maps. Of the several Empires, Kingdoms and States of the known World, with Historical Extracts relative to each. Drawn and engraved by J, Gibson from the Best Authorities. Revis’d, Corrected, and Improved, by E. Bowen, Geographer to His Majesty.

LOndon: Sold by J. Newbery at ye Bible & Sun in St, Pauls Ch:Yard, London, Publish’d accorg to Act of Parlt Jany 2d 1758. Engraved frontispiece, title-page, preface, and index; 52 engraved leaves of hand-coloured maps, plus an engraved advertisement leaf. Each leaf is printed on one side only. Original full untitled tan calf gilt. 114 x 89 mm. First edition; first issue, with the Errata at the foot of the index page concerning the corrections to the map of Africa. Lacks front free endpaper; small corner missing from rear free endpaper; ownership names on front endpaper; corners a little worn and knocked; else an excellent clean copy of the scarce first edition, complete with the engraved advert leaf, advertising, ‘Speedily will be publish’d in the same size… the Counties of England and Wales. Drawn & Engraved by J. Gibson.’ Roscoe J146A(1). ‘One of the most attractive pocket atlases published in the eighteenth century. They were all finely done, with lovely little title cartouches and notes.’ Geoffrey L. King. Miniature Antique Maps.

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