"Ethnographical Map of Africa in the Earliest Times, Illustrative of Dr. Pritchard's Natural History of Man and His Researches into the Physical History of Mankind", Prichard, James Cowles
Period: 1843 (dated)
Publication: Explanatory Notice of the Ethnographical Maps to the Natural History of Man
Color: Hand Color
19.5 x 23.5 inches
49.5 x 59.7 cm
This most colorful thematic map shows the entire continent and the island of Madagascar. Dr. Prichard says in his text that the ethnography for this map is entirely new and compiled from his research. This first edition map's hand colored legend identifies thirty-one different tribes. Published by H. Bailliere, London.
Full original hand coloring and wide margins. With a marginal tear closed on verso and some offsetting.