Item #27339 The New Peerless Atlas of the World. Alaska, Spanish American War.
The New Peerless Atlas of the World.
The New Peerless Atlas of the World.
The New Peerless Atlas of the World.
The New Peerless Atlas of the World.
The New Peerless Atlas of the World.

The New Peerless Atlas of the World.

Springfield, Ohio: Crowell & Kirkpatrick Co., 1898. Paperback. An atlas interesting for its content on the recent gold discoveries in Alaska and the Yukon and Cuba in the Spanish American War.

74 pages of color maps (10 folding including Alaska & Yukon Gold district, Cuba, California, Texas) and woodblock illustrations, biographical sketches of noted Americans, telegraph and post office listings in individual states. Sections on the Philippines as well as the proposed Panama Canal. China has a full page illustration along with a view of Hong Kong and Peking. The map of Australia has an inset of Sydney and features "Alexandraland" prominently in the center.

Folio, 164pp, illustrated title page, publishers orange card wrappers somewhat sunned at spine and edges, spine rubbed. From the Farm and Fireside Library, No. 166, Dec. 1898. OCLC: 78681398. Very good overall. Item #27339

Price: $250.00

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