Bacon World Atlas 1894 (1894)

Bacon's Popular Atlas of the World.

Published: 1894

Date: 1894

Bacon's Popular Atlas of the World, published by G W Bacon, London 1894. A large folio atlas, size 35 by 29 cm. In decorated red cloth-covered boards. All edges gilt. Contains 50 double-page maps, with 3 of the world, 18 of Europe, 9 of Asia, 4 of Africa, 10 of the Americas, 3 of Oceania plus 3 other maps and diagrams. Map sizes approximately 48 by 35 cm. with no text to reverse. Also contains a 36-page section on world geography and statistics and a 35 pp index. World map has one closed tear, and two other maps in the introductory section have had small hinge repairs where the thumb index joins the map. Otherwise VG condition.




Offered by Arthur Hook