Boston: Cummings & Hilliard, circa . Eighth Edition. Original wraps. Quarto., eight double-page maps of the world and continents. Map of North America shows the United States confined east of the Mississippi River, Louisiana taking in the central plains region and New Mexico incorporating Tecas. "The United States" map shows the U.S. to the Mississippi River with the huge Missouri Territory and North West Territory occupying the western portion above Louisiana; Shows the new state of Alabama which became a state in 1820. -- Maps good to very good with a few marginal fold separations. Covers worn / stained / aging, but binding still sound. United States map hand colored (obviously by a student). Map of Europe has small ink splotch to border of Spain. -- Overall Condition. Good. Item #10186
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