"Isthmus of Panama", Tallis, John
Subject: Central America - Panama
Period: 1851 (circa)
Publication: Illustrated Atlas
Color: Hand Color
13 x 9.6 inches
33 x 24.4 cm
Lovely map of the region from Nicaragua through Darien. Three proposed railway-canals are shown - two in Panama, and another in Nicaragua. Two steel engraved vignettes: The Fort at Chagre, and Gold Seekers on their way over the Cordilleras. Surrounded in a decorative border.
Toned along centerfold. Trimmed into publisher credit below map, as issued.