"Stromgebiet von NordAmerica", Meyer, Joseph
Subject: North America
Period: 1847 (dated)
Publication: Hand Atlas
Color: Hand Color
14.2 x 11.6 inches
36.1 x 29.5 cm
Crisp copper engraved thematic chart with good detail. Coloring indicates climatic regions rather than political divisions. Major areas are named for the river basins: Columbia and Colorado in the West, the Mississippi in the Midwest, and Mackenzie and Saskatscha in the North. Table gives length of major rivers. A nicely colored and handsome sheet.
Dark impression with fine original coloring and wide margins. Scattered foxing.