Bartholomew, J.G. (editor)
Book Title The Citizen's Atlas of the World 1898 Map of Scotland Section 4 including Perth, Stirling, Fife, Kenfrew, Lanark, Edinburg, Haddington, Berwick, Roxburgh, Northumberland, Selkirk, Lanark, Ayr, Dumfries, Kirkcudbright, Cumberland, etc.
Binding (hardback, paperback, etc.) Map
Book Condition Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition First Edition; Various
Publisher's Name London George Newnes, Limited 1898
Seller ID or SKU 52584
Color Map is in sleeve and may have minor soiling to edges.Taken from theCitizens Atlas of the World, published by Newnes, etc. in Southhampton Street, 1898. Bartholomew was a cartographer, born in Edinburgh, EC Scotland, UK. He studied at Edinburgh, then entered his father's firm. His works include the Survey Atlas of Scotland (1895–1912) and a Physical Atlas of the World (2 vols, 1889–1911). He is best known for his system of layer colouring of contours. These are NOT reprints they are directly from the 1898 Atlas which was damaged with the loss of some original maps. Shows major transportation routes, including railways, rivers, lakes, town names, territorial names, township names, county names, land masses, sailing routes, steamer routes, Caravan routes, etc. Map now in archival sleeve and backing board. These maps give a very contrasting view of the World in 1898 as compared to today in light of globalization. Other maps available. Scarce in this condition. Great reference and for framing.; Color Map; 14x18 inches