"[Lot of 5 - World and Continents]", Rapkin, John
Subject: World & Continents
Period: 1860 (circa)
Color: Black & White
14 x 10 inches
35.6 x 25.4 cm
Matched set of maps including North America, Asia, Africa, and two world maps. All, except the double hemisphere world, are surrounded by a decorative border and measure approximately as shown. The collection includes 1) North America; 2) The World on Mercator's Projection; 3) Western Hemisphere [and] Eastern Hemisphere (double hemispheric maps measures 18.3 x 9.5"); 4) Africa; and 5) Asia. These are from the uncommon edition, without vignettes, drawn and engraved by Rapkin and published by the London Printing and Publishing Company.
All are clean examples. Folding, as issued.