Historical Atlases listing

Listed below are the Historical Atlases; the other categories are displayed on seperate pages - select from the list below:

In the Shelving column, "Roll" means item is in the Rolling stacks in the Gibson Room of the Town Library, with row number, stack column letter and shelf number. "Tall" means item is on the Tall shelves in the Gibson Room. You will need to ask a member of staff to bring items from the Gibson Room.

Historical Atlases

Author(s) Title Publisher Date Notes Reference Shelving
Mr C*** Atlas Historique, in 7 volumes Les Freres Chatelain 1713-1720 200 maps of many regions at many points in time Please ask staff
Samuel Butler An Atlas of Ancient Geography Longman, Brown, Green & Longman [1848] 22 maps of ancient regions AAM254 Roll 15D3
AK Johnston Atlas to Alison's History of Europe Blackwood & Sons 1850 42 maps of countries & towns, plus 97 plans of battles & sieges - 1789 to 1815. The History itself is B810 & 2nd copy B819. B848 Roll 5B8
Charles H Pearson Historical Maps of England George Bell & Sons 1883 5 maps of England & Wales showing locations of towns, etc, in Roman, Celtic, Saxon, Norman and Monastic times B3358a Tall C5
The Historical Association Philips Atlas of Modern History George Philip & Son 1970 48 pages of multiple maps, 1713 to 1970 911 Roll 29C4
Gail Roberts Atlas of Discovery Aldus Books 1973 Maps of man's movements and journeys of discovery, from 4000BCE to 1969 910.9 Roll 29C4
David Hill An Atlas of Anglo-Saxon England Basil Blackwell 1981 260 maps and diagrams on many aspects of Anglo-Saxon life across the country 911.42 Roll 29C4
Automobile Association Ordnance Survey Atlas of Victorian & Edwardian Britain Automobile Association 1991 42 maps covering England & Wales, with many Victorian/Edwardian pictures from Francis Frith 911.0941 Roll 29C4

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