London: G.G. & J. Robinson, and J. Mawman [successor to Mr. Dilly], 1800. Hardcover. Item #43176
Complete with all 25 double-page copper-engraved maps, 2 foldout maps, plus Armillary Sphere. Each map is hand-colored in outline. Period marbled boards backed with leather. Maps of the world, Europe and its various countries, Russia in Europe and in Asia, the whole of Asia, Africa, Hindoostan, North and South America, the United States, West Indies, etc. Bookplate of Cadwallader D. Colden on the front paste-down endpaper. Colden [April 4, 1769 - February 7, 1834] was the 54th mayor of New York. Covers well worn and hinges split. Title page toned and final map toned. Despite off-setting, the maps are very good with maybe a tiny spot of rare foxing here and there.