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Model # WOR243
The River Systems of America. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map showing the river systems in North and South America, from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. With inset maps of the Niagara River, the Delta of the Mississippi, and the Bifurcation of the Orinoco. In very good antique condition with some slight toning and a small seam separation in bottom margin, this piece measures approximately 18.5 x 23 inches.
Price: $150.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$150.00

Model # WOR204
The Geological Structure of the Globe. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique map from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. This beautifully detailed map, entitled The Geological Structure of the Globe According to Ami Boule with Corrections and Additions to 1855, is a very early example of the use of printed color. Insets include the Illustrations of the Synchronism of Parallel Chains, the North and South Poles (with "supposed" Antarctic continent), The Principal Mountains of the Globe Arranged According to the Geographical Longitude with Elevations Above the Level of the Sea, and Directions of the Systems of Mountains as They Appear at Milford. In very good antique condition with some overall toning and some very minor foxing, this piece measures approximately 20 x 24 inches.
Price: $175.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$175.00

Model # WOR264
Tidal Chart of the World, Showing the Progress of the Wave of High Water and the Hour of High Water in Greenwich Time at New and Full Moon. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map of the world from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. This map shows the tides around the world. This sheet includes text regarding tidal charts and information. In good antique condition with some toning, minor foxing, and two small tears at the bottom, this piece measures approximately 6 x 11.5 inches.
Price: $50.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$50.00

Model # WOR244
Distribution of Heat Over the Globe. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map showing the temperatures of the earth from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. In very good antique condition with some slight toning and a small seam separation in bottom margin, this piece measures approximately 20 x 24 inches.
Price: $150.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$150.00

Model # WOR245
Geographical Distribution of the Currents of the Air, Showing the Regions of the Trade Winds, Variable Winds, and Hurricanes, with their effects in determining the different Tracks of Navigation. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map showing the wind currents of the earth from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. With charts explaining the movements of hurricanes in various locations. In very good antique condition with some slight toning, this piece measures approximately 20 x 24 inches.
Price: $125.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$125.00

Model # WOR246
Map of the Lines of the Equal Polarisation in the Atmosphere. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map showing the polarization of the earth from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. In very good antique condition, this piece measures approximately 20 x 24 inches.
Price: $50.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$50.00

Model # WOR247
Terrestrial Magnetism. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map showing magnetic declination and inclination throughout the world, from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. In very good antique condition with some toning, this piece measures approximately 20 x 24 inches.
Price: $150.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$150.00

Model # WOR248
Geographical Distribution of the Most Important Plants Yielding Food, including the Cultivated Grains and other cultivated and wild Bread Plants with indications of the principal fruits… - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map showing the distribution of food-producing plants throughout the world, from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. With inset maps showing the distribution of food-producing plants in Europe, plants yeilding spices and dyes in warmer regions, and the distribution of tea and spices grown in the East Indies, as well as a chart showing the distribution of food plants by height above sea level in various parts of the world. In very good antique condition with a slight seam separation at bottom that has been taped on the back (it is unknown whether or not the tape is archival), this piece measures approximately 20 x 24 inches.
Price: $125.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$125.00

Model # WOR249
Geographical Distribution of Indigenous Vegetation. Map of Schouws Phyto-geographic Regions with the Distribution of Plants especially influencing Physiognomy of the Vegetation of the Globe. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map showing the distribution of plants throughout the world, from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. With illustrations showing forms of plants, as well as a chart showing the distribution of plants by height above sea level. In very good antique condition with a slight seam separation at bottom, this piece measures approximately 20 x 24 inches.
Price: $150.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$150.00

Model # WOR250
Zoological Geography: Geographical Distribution of Quadrumana, Marsupialia, Edentata, and Pachydermata. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map showing the distribution of monkeys, marsupials, and pachyderms throughout the world, from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. With illustrations showing animals of the "old world" and "new world". In very good antique condition with some minor foxing and a slight seam separation at bottom, this piece measures approximately 20 x 24 inches.
Price: $150.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$150.00

Model # WOR251
Zoological Geography: Geographical Distribution of Carnivorous Animals. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map showing the distribution of carnivorous animals (such as bears, tigers, otters, etc.) throughout the world, from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. With illustrations showing animals of the "old world" and "new world" as well as a chart showing the distribution of these animals by height above sea level. In very good antique condition with some minor foxing, this piece measures approximately 20 x 24 inches. As-is.
Price: $125.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$125.00

Model # WOR252
Zoological Geography: Geographical Distribution of Rodentia and Ruminantia (Gnawing animals and ruminating animals). - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map showing the distribution of rodents and ruminating animals (such as camels, antilope, moose, and giraffe) throughout the world, from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. With illustrations showing animals of the different continents as well as a chart showing the distribution of these animals by height above sea level. In very good antique condition with some very minor smudges, this piece measures approximately 20 x 24 inches.
Price: $150.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$150.00

Model # WOR253
Zoological Geography: Geographical Distribution of Aves (Birds). - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map showing the distribution of birds throughout the world and in Europe, from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. With illustrations showing birds of the "old world" and "new world" as well as a chart showing the distribution of these animals by height above sea level. In very good antique condition, this piece measures approximately 20 x 24 inches.
Price: $150.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$150.00

Model # WOR254
Zoological Geography: Geographical Distribution of Reptilia and Ophidia (Serpents). - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map showing the distribution of reptiles and snakes throughout the world, from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. With illustrations showing animals of the "old world" and "new world" as well as a chart showing the distribution of these animals by height above sea level. In very good antique condition, this piece measures approximately 20 x 24 inches.
Price: $150.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$150.00

Model # WOR255
Map of the Distribution of Marine Life. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map showing the distribution of marine life "illustrated chiefly by fishes, molluscs & radiata," from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. In very good antique condition with some toning at the edges, this piece measures approximately 20 x 24 inches.
Price: $175.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$175.00

Model # EUR2279
Ethnographic Map of Europe. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map showing the ancestry of Europe from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. In very good antique condition with a one inch seam separation that goes slightly into the decorative border, this piece measures approximately 20 x 24 inches.
Price: $175.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$175.00

Model # EUR2278
Ethnographic Map of Great Britain and Ireland. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map of the United Kingdom with England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. This map shows the ancestry of peoples throughout the UK and Ireland. In very good antique condition with some toning, this piece measures approximately 20 x 24 inches.
Price: $175.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$175.00

Model # WOR258
Moral and Statistical Chart of the Distribution of Man. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map showing the distribution of religions around the world from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. In good antique condition with a 2 inch seam separation at the bottom that has been taped (it is unknown if the tape is archival), this piece measures approximately 20 x 24 inches.
Price: $175.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$175.00

Model # WOR259
Geographical Distribution of Health and Disease. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map showing the distribution of diseases such as leprosy, consumption, typhus, and more, from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. In good antique condition with a 2 inch seam separation at the bottom that has been taped (it is unknown if the tape is archival), this piece measures approximately 20 x 24 inches.
Price: $150.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$150.00

Model # WOR261
Ethnographic Map of the Present Distribution of Man on the Earth - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map showing the distribution of the nine races of man from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. In very good antique condition, this map measures approximately 6.5 x 12 inches and is on a larger sheet of paper that includes text.
Price: $125.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$125.00

Model # WOR206
The Physical Features of North and South America. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. This beautifully detailed map, The Physical Features of North & South America showing the Mountains, Table-Lands, Plains, and Slopes, was printed in black and white, and outlined in color by hand. Insets include the Island of Trinidad, the Table Island of Quito, the Andes of Bolivia, the Volcano of Jorullo, a Geological Section Across the Appalachian Chain from the Delaware Bay to Lake Ontario through the Center of Pennsylvania, and Geological Section Across America from Trinidad Bay to the Chesapeake Bay. In very good antique condition with minimal overall toning, this piece measures approximately 20 x 24 inches.
Price: $150.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$150.00

Model # WOR207
Geological & Palaeontological Map of the British Islands - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color maps from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. This is a set of two maps that show the United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland) and Ireland. These beautifully detailed maps are a very early example of the use of printed color. Includes detailed statistical information and illustrations of dinosaurs, fossils, and ammonite shells. In very good antique condition with some minimal overall toning, each piece measures approximately 20 x 23 inches. Sold as a set of 2.
Price: $250.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$250.00

Model # WOR208
The Phenomena of Volcanic Action. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. Full title is The Phenomena of Volcanic Action Showing the Regions Visited by Earthquakes and the Distribution of Volcanoes Over the Globe with Corrections and Revisions to 1854. This highly detailed world map shows insets of Iceland, Lower Italy, America's Eastern Coast, the Greek Islands, Hawaii, the Canary Islands, New Zealand, and Santorini. In good antique condition with some foxing, this piece measures approximately 20 x 24 inches. As-is.
Price: $75.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$75.00

Model # WOR210
General Sketch Chart of the Oceanic Currents, verso Map of the Arctic Basin - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Two sided antique map with text from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. In very good antique condition, General Sketch of the Oceanic Currents measures approximately 7 x 12. inches; verso map entitled The Arctic Basin: Its Limits, Features, Drainage, Currents, Winds, and Climates is a circular map of approximately 11 inches.
Price: $50.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$50.00

Model # EUR2280
Hyetographic or Rain Map of Europe. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map showing the distribution of rainfall in Europe, from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. In fair antique condition with significant seam separation, much of it repaired with tape that may or may not be archival, this piece measures approximately 20 x 24 inches. As-is.
Price: $75.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$75.00

Model # EUR2281
Tidal Chart of the British Seas. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map of the United Kingdom with England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. This map shows the tides around the UK and Ireland. In good antique condition with some toning, foxing and slight surface soiling, this piece measures approximately 18.5 x 23 inches. As-is.
Price: $50.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$50.00

Model # WOR262
Comparative Views of Remarkable Geological Phenomena - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. This highly detailed sheet features at least nine different maps, charts, and illustrations, including Plans of the Craters of Vesuvius and Etna, map of the Island of Teneriffe, Plan of Arthurs Seat, Plan of Graham Island, Plan of the Volcanoes of Pichincha and Antisana, and more. In very good antique condition with some very slight foxing and a tiny seam separation that was repaired with tape that may or may not be archival, this piece measures approximately 19.75 x 24 inches.
Price: $175.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$175.00

Model # ATL005
Physical Chart of the Atlantic Ocean Showing the Form & Direction of the Currents; Distribution of heat at the Surface, Navigation & Trade Routes, Banks, Rocks, &c. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. Also shows some wind currents and the paths of some voyages. In very good antique condition with some overall toning, this piece measures approximately 18.75 x 23.25 inches.
Price: $125.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$125.00

Model # ATL006
Chart of the Basin of the Atlantic Ocean; Vertical Section of the North Atlantic Ocean - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. This sheet features two maps: the upper map shows the depths of the Atlantic Ocean with deep-sea soundings made by the American Navy under the direction of Lieutenant Maury; the lower map shows a cross-section of the ocean depicting the depths and land in a condensed view. In very good antique condition with some overall toning and a few spots/smudges, this sheet measures approximately 22 x 14 inches to the paper edges.
Price: $75.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$75.00

Model # OCE121
Physical Chart of the Indian Ocean Showing the Temperature of the Water, the Currents of the Air and Ocean, Directions of the Wind, Districts of Hurricanes, Regions of Monsoons & Ty-foons (Typhoons) - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. Also shows some wind currents and the paths of some voyages. In very good antique condition with some overall toning, this piece measures approximately 18.75 x 23 inches.
Price: $125.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$125.00

Model # OCE120
Physical Chart of the Pacific Ocean or Great Sea (Mare Pacifico). Showing the Currents & Temperature of the Ocean, the Trade Routes, &c. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. Also shows some wind currents and the paths of some voyages. In very good antique condition with some overall toning, this piece measures approximately 18.75 x 23.25 inches.
Price: $150.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$150.00

Model # WOR257
The River Systems of Asia & Europe. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map showing the river systems in in Europe and Asia, from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. In very good antique condition with some slight toning, this piece measures approximately 19 x 23.5 inches.
Price: $125.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$125.00

Model # EUR2282
Geological Map of Europe, Exhibiting the different systems of Rocks according to the most recent researches and unedited materials... - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map of Europe from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. This map is a very early example of the use of printed color. In very good antique condition with some overall toning and very minor foxing, this piece measures approximately 20 x 24.25 inches.
Price: $175.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$175.00

Model # EUR2283
The Mountain Systems of Europe - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map of Europe from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. This map is a very early example of the use of printed color. In very good antique condition with some overall toning and very minor foxing, this piece measures approximately 19.5 x 23 inches.
Price: $125.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$125.00

Model # EUR2284
Illustrations of the Glacier Systems of the Alps and of Glacial Phenomena in General - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map of parts of the Alps in Europe from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. This map is a very early example of the use of printed color. Featured areas include the Bernese Oberland, Mont Blanc, Chamouni, and the valley of the Rhone. In very good antique condition with some overall toning and very minor foxing, this piece measures approximately 18.5 x 23 inches.
Price: $175.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$175.00

Model # USA292
Geological Map of the United States and British North America - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique printed color map of the United States, USA, and part of Canada, from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. This map is a very early example of the use of printed color. At the bottom of the page is a chart showing "A Geological Section across the Appalachian Mountains from the Coast of New Jersey at Egg Harbour to Lake Ontario near the Niagara River." In very good antique condition with some overall toning and very minor foxing, this piece measures approximately 20 x 24 inches.
Price: $175.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$175.00

Model # WOR205
The Physical Features of Europe and Asia, showing the Mountains, Table-lands, Plains, & Slopes. - Maker: A.K. Johnston
Antique map from "The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena" by Alexander Keith Johnston, published by William Blackwood and Sons in 1856. This beautifully detailed map is a very early example of the use of printed color. Insets include Volcanic Kingdom of Luzon (the Philippines), Comparative View of the height of the Crest & of the Culminating Points of the Great Mountain Chains by Baron Von Humboldt, Comparative View of the Mean Height of the Continents, Section Across the Himalaya, a Geological Map of Java, Section from Jerusalem to the Dead Sea, and the Raising of the Island of Racuain. In very good antique condition with overall toning and foxing and small seam separation at bottom margin beyond the neatline (this separation has been repaired with tape that may or may not be archival), this piece measures approximately 20 x 24 inches.
Price: $150.00 Date: 1856
1856A.K. Johnston$150.00
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