Manuscript Atlas 1865

 Manuscript Atlas 1865
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TATHAM, Sherman Ralph [1850 – 1923] Twelve manuscript maps with dated inscription  "A.M. Tatham from her afft. Bro Sherman Dec. 1865". Rebound from a broken binding as a folding series of maps in cloth covered boards "Bible Atlas S.R.T." on original label to the front. 

The maps comprise: The Nations of the Ancient World, Assyria and the Adjacent Lands, Canaan in Patriarchal Ages, Canaan as Divided among The Tribes, Dominions of David and Solomon, Armenia, Egypt and Sinai Peninsula Illustrating the Journey of the Israelites to the Promised Land, Jerusalem and its Environs, The Kingdoms of  Judah & Israel, Palestine in the time of Our Saviour, Modern Palestine, and The Eastern Mediterranean Illustrating the Travels of St. Paul. Each map folds out to approx. 165x133mm. The maps still retain their original bright colouring.  

[Sherman Ralph Tatham born in 1850 at The Mount, Hampstead to Mrs Joseph Tatham. In 1861 He was at school  with Mrs Smallwood, schoolmistress, and then from 1862 - 1868 at Winchester College. He became an architect in later life and died in Hampstead in 1923. The dedication in the book probably refers to his younger sisterAnna Maria Tatham .]

£295.00


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