New York: Asher & Adams, 1874. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 16" x 22.5". Beautifully graphic map of the Mid-Atlantic states divided into counties. Shows towns, major routes, railroads and waterways. A few scattered chips to edges. Asher & Adams were publishers based in Washington and New York in the late 19th century.
Paris: Buchon, Jean Alexandre, 1825. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Map measures 12" x 17.75". Map plus text measures 18.75" x 24.75". Beautiful double page map of Virginia divided into counties. Shows towns, waterways and major routes. Features extensive historical and cultural information in French. Two small tears to bottom edge. From the French (1825) edition of Carey and Lea's 1822 "A Complete Historical, Chronological, and Geographical American Atlas"
Philadelphia: Carey, Mathew, 1813. Map. Uncolored engraving. Image measures 5.75" x 7.5". Charming early double page map of Virginia. Shows towns, major routes, waterways and topographical details. From "Carey's American Pocket Atlas", which was originally published in 1796. Minor offsetting and scattered staining. Cropped margins. Mathew Carey (1760-1839) came from a family of publishers and book sellers based in Philadelphia.
Chicago: George F. Cram & Co., 1891. Map. Color lithograph. Sheet measures 17.5" x 25". This graphic and detailed double-page map depicts Virginia and West Virginia divided into counties. The map covers all of North Virginia and West Virginia as well as neighboring Maryland and Delaware. Incredibly detailed, towns, cities, counties, waterways, railways, roads, and important topography is noted. An inset in top left includes the south west part of Virginia. Includes an explanation. The map is in good condition...
folding panorama. illus. 630pp. small 8vo, original cloth; (ex-lib, spine lightly soiled, otherwise very good). (Chicago: Published by the Author). 1902. History of the separation of Virgina and the resulting statehood of West Virgnia during the Civil War. The panorama depicts Wheeling, West Virginia in 1900.
New York: Johnson & Ward, 1866. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 16.75" x 23". Beautifully detailed double page map of the Virginias, Delaware and Maryland divided into counties. Shows towns, railroads, waterways and major routes. Includes black and white insets of Fortress Monroe, the University of Virginia, General Post Office, Treasury Buildings and Patent Office. A few small tears to bottom edge. Alvin Jewett Johnson (1827-1884) is one of the most prolific American publishers of the 19th...