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A late 19th century table globe published in Boston

JOSLIN, Gilman

Joslin's Terrestrial Globe Containing all The Late Discoveries and Geographical Improvements, also the Tracks of the most celebrated Circumnavigators. Compiled from Smith's New English Globe, with additions and improvements by Annin & Smith. Revised by G.W. Boynton.
Boston, c.1890. 12" globe consisting of 12 hand coloured engraved gores, on original cherry wood stand, with calibrated brass meridian with brass hour pinter, and wooden horizon with engraved calendar and zodiac, total 18" high.

A few signs of wear.

A fine table globe, marked with the routes of explorers including Cook, Vancouver, La Perouse and Anson. The states of the USA are delineated with colour and include the new states of Washington, Montana and North & South Dakota (all admitted 1889), and Idaho (1890). Elsewhere the updating is not so comprehensive: the annexation of south east New Guinea by the British colony of Queensland is not shown.


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Stock Id :19843

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A late 19th century table globe published in Boston

JOSLIN, Gilman

Joslin's Terrestrial Globe Containing all The Late Discoveries and Geographical Improvements, also the Tracks of the most celebrated Circumnavigators. Compiled from Smith's New English Globe, with additions and improvements by Annin & Smith. Revised by G.W. Boynton.
Boston, c.1890. 12" globe consisting of 12 hand coloured engraved gores, on original cherry wood stand, with calibrated brass meridian with brass hour pinter, and wooden horizon with engraved calendar and zodiac, total 18" high.

A few signs of wear.

A fine table globe, marked with the routes of explorers including Cook, Vancouver, La Perouse and Anson. The states of the USA are delineated with colour and include the new states of Washington, Montana and North & South Dakota (all admitted 1889), and Idaho (1890). Elsewhere the updating is not so comprehensive: the annexation of south east New Guinea by the British colony of Queensland is not shown.


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Stock ID : 19843

£5,500

£5,500

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