The Roman Empire

The New American Cyclopædia was an encyclopedia created and published by D. Appleton & Company of New York in 16 volumes, which initially appeared between 1858 and 1863. Its primary editors were George Ripley and Charles Anderson Dana. The New American Cyclopædia was revised and republished as the American Cyclopædia in 1873. 

This color map of the Roman Empire comes from Volume 14 of the 1875 edition and is approximately 12 inches wide by 9 inches tall. Paper is generally clean and crisp with little wear, but shows some browning.