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physical atlas of natural phenomena

Johnston, Alexander Keith

physical atlas of natural phenomena

by Johnston, Alexander Keith

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Published by W. Blackwood in Edinburgh, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Physical geography -- Maps

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Alexander Keith Johnston.
    GenreMaps
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[4], 137 p., [70] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages137
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15550789M

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The physical atlas: a series of maps & notes illustrating the geographical distribution of natural phenomena Contributor Names Johnston, Alexander Keith, / "The Physical Atlas of Berghaus, a valuable German work, preceded the publication in [Scotland] of the more extensive and elaborate ‘Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena' by Mr.

Keith Johnston, of which it would be difficult to speak in terms above the mark of its actual merits, embracing every part of the subject it delineates to the eye as well as to the mind, and far better than by any verbal. “This work, the first physical atlas ever published in England, was dedicated to Humboldt, at whose suggestion it had been undertaken” (DNB).

While a popular work and frequently reprinted, the first edition is uncommon. Ex-libris Legislative Library of Prince Edward Island, with its discreet bookplate. Small Liverpudlian bookseller label. Double page palæontological map of the British Isles and 24 single page maps illustrating physical geography, divided into four sections: Geology, Hydrography, Metereology and Natural History.

Neat repair to the head of the upper joint, occasional mild rubbing, very : Alexander Keith JOHNSTON. The physical atlas of natural phenomena / by Alex. Keith Johnston. Reduced from the edition in imperial folio for the use of colleges, academies, and families Blackwood Edinburgh Australian/Harvard Citation.

Johnston, Alexander Keith. & William Blackwood and Sons. The physical atlas of natural phenomena / by Alex. Keith Johnston. The physical atlas of natural phenomena Edinburgh [etc.]: Blackwood.

Place of publication. Edinburgh. Document type () Book. Download/Full Text. Open Access available via Utrecht University Repository.

Full metadata. The physical atlas: a series of maps illustrating the geographical distribution of natural phenomena by Berghaus, Heinrich Karl Wilhelm, ; Johnston, Alexander Keith, Snr., joint author. JOHNSTON (ALEXANDER KEITH) The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena New and Enlarged Edition, Sold for £ (US$ ) inc.

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by Keith Johnston (Author)Author: Keith Johnston. When I first noticed this Handbook Of Unusual Natural Phenomena, it was laying on a book shop's discount table. And I didn't realize that it was about to become one of my most precious possessions.

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This is the English version of Heinrich Berghaus' Physikalischer Atlas, the first truly comprehensive thematic atlas. It is a very early example of printed color, the development of which made a huge impact on cartography in general and specifically on the.

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A unique aspect of this "atlas" is the more than photographs and figures, which show essential features of glaciers and glacier-related phenomena from all over the world. Most of the photographs were taken by the authors. Drs. Michael J. Hambrey and Jürg Alean who belong to a handful of extensively traveled : Paperback.

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Publisher: Edinburgh: William Blackwood & Sons. Type: Covers. Object Height cm: Object Width cm: Note: 2nd ed., enlarged. 1st ed. was Most of the maps are lithographed in color, but some are still engraved.

The ed. was entirely engraved. Maps have both hand and printed. Get this from a library. The physical atlas of natural phenomena. [Alexander Keith Johnston; William Blackwood and Sons,]. Philips' atlas of physical geography illustrating the natural features of the globe, the geographical distribution of natural phenomena, and their connexion with Pages: Colour Atlas of Glacial Phenomena - CRC Press Book Considering that glaciers and ice sheets cover about 10% of the Earth’s land surface in a world where human civilization is increasingly impacted by the effects of changing glacial activity, Colour Atlas of Glacial Phenomena presents itself as an indispensable guide for students.Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

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