"Isla de Puerto-Rico", Alabern, Ramon
Subject: Greater Antilles
Period: 1864 (circa)
Publication: Atlas Geografico de Espana
Color: Hand Color
11.7 x 8.4 inches
29.7 x 21.3 cm
This uncommon Spanish map depicts the Greater Antilles. The upper portion of the sheet presents a detailed view of the islands of Puerto Rico, Vieques and Isla de Culebra showing towns, cities, roads, rivers and topography. The lower portion shows a simplified view of political boundaries with a color-coded key identifying the areas under Spanish control. Published by Martin Ferreiro in the Atlas Geografico de Espana.
References: Phillips (Atlases) #5287 .
An attractive example with just a few faint spots of foxing.