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Stanford's map of the countries round the north pole Stanford, Edward, 1827-1904 Apr 19, 1875

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JOhns,ton, -LL'.D.i tf.ll.S.E., :-F.E.G.S., &c.    i
^^^^^^^^^ size, 65 inches hy 58 inches.
Thecontinent of North America isbecoming more than ever the scene |
of important events involving the. general interests of the Civilized World. „)
Q,iie*ti us'i gr   -   "Dement affect its entire area, and constantly give |
occasion fdi    sferfnce to Maps—such as vTelegraphic Communication, j
federation and Confederation, the Abolition'of Slavery, the Overland j
Transit between.Canada and Vancouver, the,Mexican Difficulties, and j
the various projects for rivalling the Panama Railroad.
Price, fully coloured and mounted in morocco case, j£3>. 13s. 6A; on
roller, varnished, £S,t spring roller,.£6.
Scale,.88 miles to an inch; Size, 65 inches by 58. ,"
This New Map is the fifth of the large series of Library Maps, under- f
taken to supply the demand for such works in a manner consistent with j
the present state of Science. Geographical research and political changes
have made great alterations in the ehartography of the South: American j
Continent since any previous work of the kind was published, thus '
rendering a, new  Map of  South America a geographical necessity. J
Price, full coloured and mounted In morocco case, £3 ISs.&d.t, on roller, I
varnished, £3 ; spring roller, £6.
Scale, 64 miles to an Inch ;  size, 65 inches by 58 inches.
New edition with the recent Discoveries, including those of Burke,
Wilis, Stuart, Gregory, Landsborough, Walker, andMeKinlay. Full
coloured, and mounted to fold in morocco case, £3. 13s. 6#. j on roller,
varnished, £3.; on spring roller, £6.
inches to-a mile;  size 5 feet 2 inches-by 6', feefa
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Constructed on the .basis of the 'Ordnance Block Plan, thoroughly-
revised and completed from actual surveys Especially undertaken for'the
purpose; witlrdetails of Public Buildings, Park?,'and various Elates,
from, original documents. The Map is engraye'cfcin the highest style of
'art, on 24 steel,plates; the size of'each sheet is-'1.5^ inches'by 12
the-border,-,and they are sold separately or 'combined in any way to
form-maps of Parishes, Districts, or Residential Environs. The complete map measures 5 feet 2 inches by 6 feet inside the border, and 'is'
designed to form one of Stanford's Library" Maps",- It is therefore well
adapted for suspension and reference m Public Offices, .Libraries^
The whole work-, in plain sheets, in a portfolio, 21s.; or coloured 8J 6 J
It may- likewise be bound as an Atlas, The sheets joined together,
colored and mounted.on canvas with rollers and varnished, £2. Ifis ; or
folded in a morocco case at the same price. Mounted on spring rollers,
£fs.ts. Single-sheets Is. each,, plain.,; or is. 6d. cplpured. A Prospe/gtiis.
with Key Map'Indicating the division into sheet's, ;.::and its adaptability
for various-administrative purposes, may be had'upon application,-'or
per post for one- stamp.
LonjJ'on:—Edward "Stanford, 55? Charing Orois? S.W.   


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