The illustrated atlas, and modern history of the world by R.M. Martin
and J.F. Tallis (New York: J. & F. Tallis, 1851)
Information on this publication from the David
Rumsey Historical Map Collection website.
Short Title: Ireland.
Publisher: New York: J. & F. Tallis
Type: Atlas Map
Obj Height cm: 35
Obj Width cm: 23
Note: In outline color by county with illustrations of
famous sites throughout the land. Border includes a harp and clover.
Full Title: Ireland. The Illustrations by J. Marchant
& Engraved by J. Rogers. The Map Drawn & Engraved by J. Rapkin.
List No: 0466.009
Series No: 12
Engraver or Printer: Rapkin, John ; Marchant, J. ; Rogers,
Publication Author: Martin, R.M. ; Tallis, J. & F.
Pub Date: 1851
Pub Title: The Illustrated Atlas, And Modern History
Of The World Geographical, Political, Commercial & Statistical, Edited
By R. Montgomery Martin, Esq. ... The Maps Drawn & Engraved By J.
Rapkin. H. Warren. J. Rogers. J. & F. Tallis, London & New York.
Pub Reference: P804.
Pub Note: Maps by J. Rapkin. The edition without the
town plans. Date estimated. This copy has a few pages of the Index/Gazetteer,
as issued, almost as a sample of the later edition with the complete gazetteer.
Earlier editions have a second title page dated 1851, a view of the Great
Pavilion opposite the ornamental title page, and an index sheet titled
"Directions to Binder - arrangement of maps" (Huntington Library
copy). Maps are hand colored with outline color, and bound in half leather
marbled paper covered boards with "Illustrated Atlas" stamped
in gilt on the spine.
Pub List No: 0466.000
Pub Type: World Atlas
Pub Maps: 82
Pub Height cm: 38
Pub Width cm: 29
Image No: 0466009
Institution: Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement: Copyright 1998