"Carte de la Georgie, et du Pays des Ossetes, Tcherkesses et Mitzdcheghi", Klaproth, Heinrich J. von
Period: 1825 (circa)
Color: Black & White
13.9 x 17.9 inches
35.3 x 45.5 cm
This map depicts the rugged terrain of Georgia and southern Russia in impressive detail from Mozdok south to Gori and Tbilisi. Shows the various river systems including the Terek and Kura River winding through the mountains. Includes three distance scales below the map image. A detailed and uncommon map by the traveler Julius Heinrich von Klaproth, engraved in Paris by Berthe.
A crisp impression with one faint spot in the image and minor soiling confined to the blank margins.