First edition of J.H. Colton’s map of North America, from Colton’s Atlas of the World, 1855. The map covers the area from the top of South America to the Arctic, including Greenland and Iceland. Decorated with Colton’s classical border.
Joseph Hutchins Colton (July 5, 1800 – July 29, 1893).
Title: North America
Size: 32.5 x 39.5 cm (12.8 x 15.5 inches)
Condition: Good (G)
Condition notes: Some browning of paper. A few small tears and stains in blank margins, not entering the map. One small tear closed with small piece of tape on verso.