"Hydrographical Chart of the World on Wright or Mercators projection with Tracts of the Last Circumnavigators", Thomson, John
Period: 1817 (published)
Publication: New General Atlas
Color: Hand Color
19.8 x 17.6 inches
50.3 x 44.7 cm
Handsome copper engraving with scale for latitude and longitude. Good detail in continents and many explorers' routes detailed. Engraved by Robert Scott (1777-1841) who not only worked for Thomson, but also for Fullarton.
References: Phillips (A) #731.
Nice example with a little toning at centerfold and a couple spots, else very good.