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Item ID# A2011.006.003a-l
Title The Illustrated globe encyclopedia of universal information
Object Name Encyclopedia
Dates of Creation 1879-1880
Creator Ross, John M., LL. D, ed.
Other Creators A. Fullerton & Co., London, publisher
Description Set of 12 brown hardcover books: The Illustrated Globe Encyclopaedia of Universal Information. Includes maps, illustrations, portraits. This set of books was originally housed in the library of the Alexander McNeill household, "The Corran", located north of Wiarton.

Vol. I - A - BATHORI. 1879 (Contains introduction and fold-out colour map of London, England).

Vol. II - BAT - CANNA. 1879 (Contains colour map of Paris)

Vol. III - CAN - CURATOR. 1880 (Contains colour map of British Isles)

Vol. IV - CURB - EZZELINO. 1880 (Contains colour map of France and Switzerland)

Vol. V - F - GRUNDTVIG. 1880 (Contains colour map of Asia)

Vol. VI - GRUNTH - KELLS. 1880 (Contains colour maps of Liverpool, England and Africa)

Vol. VII - KELP - MONTCO. 1880 (Contains colour maps of Bristol, England and North America)

Vol. VIII - [?ON] - PAS. 1880 (Contains colour maps of Dublin, Ireland and South America)

Vol. IX - PAS - RAMS. 1880 (Contains colour maps of Edinburgh and Leith, and India)

Vol. X - RAMS - SHEL. 1880 (Contains colour maps of Manchester and Australia)

Vol. XI - SHEN - TRAI. 1880

Vol. XII - TRAJ - ZYMO 1880 (Contains colour maps of Norwich and Austro-Hungary)
Provenance This is one of the books originally housed in the library of the Alexander McNeill household, known as "The Corran", located north of Wiarton.
Collection McNeill, Alexander collection
Physical Description (each): 304 p. : ill., ports., maps ; 28 cm.
People McNeill, Alexander
Place Corran
Level of Description Item