Auction 142, Lot 666

"India Proper, or the Empire of the Great Mogul", Moll, Herman

Subject: India

Period: 1745 (circa)

Publication: Salmon's Modern History

Color: Black & White

7 x 10.1 inches
17.8 x 25.7 cm

This interesting map of India extends from the Maldives and Sri Lanka in the south to Tibet in the north and provides many place names of regions, towns, mountains, rivers, and even a "road beset with trees" is labeled. The British interests in this region correspond to the East India Company's growing influence in India. Published in London in Thomas Salmon's Modern History: or the Present State of All Nations.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) G.SALM-1c #7.

Condition: A

A nice impression on watermarked paper with one long printer's crease extending into map image.

Estimate: $200 - $240


Closed on 11/28/2012