"[Lot of 2] A Comparative View of the Principal Waterfalls, Islands, Lakes, Rivers and Mountains, in the Western Hemisphere [and] A Comparative View of the Principal Waterfalls, Islands, Lakes, Rivers and Mountains, in the Eastern Hemisphere", Tallis, John
Subject: Cartographic Miscellany
Period: 1850 (circa)
Publication: Illustrated Atlas and Modern History of the World
Color: Hand Color
9.3 x 14 inches
23.6 x 35.6 cm
A beautifully engraved and matching pair of thematic maps show the lakes, waterfalls, islands, rivers and mountains in separate panels. Both of the panels have the same scale, making a visual comparison of the hemispheres quite simple.
Near fine examples with just a little light edge toning away from map. Full coloring to the engraving with the border left uncolored as issued.