"The World on Mercator's Projection", Fullarton, Archibald & Co.
Period: 1858 (published)
Publication: The Royal Illustrated Atlas, Modern Geography…
Color: Hand Color
19.7 x 16 inches
50 x 40.6 cm
Handsome and very detailed map of the world. Even the tinniest islands are named and much of Antarctica is depicted according to the recent discoveries. A small double hemisphere "on the Plane of the Horizon of London" and an inset of the North Pole are included.
References: Phillips (A) #835.
Faint toning on fold and tiny fold separations in blank margins, else fine.