"Europa im Zeitalter Napoleons", Perthes, Justus
Period: 1868 (circa)
Publication: Spruner's Historische Schul-Atlas
Color: Hand Color
10.4 x 8.1 inches
26.4 x 20.6 cm
This map depicts Europe during Napoleon's prominence, from about 1796-1815. Key cities, political boundaries, and rivers are shown, along with hachure marks depicting the topography of the land. A small inset at bottom right shows Egypt and the Nile River valley. Engraved by C.W. Hensgen and W. Weiler. Enclosed in a delicately engraved keyboard style border.
Lovely original color with a couple of tiny, unobtrusive spots. There are a small chip and stains in right blank margin, far from map.