"Tableau General de Thermometrie dans les Diverses Contrees du Globe...", Garnier, Francis Marie Joseph
Period: 1860 (dated)
Publication: Atlas Spheroidal & Universel de Geographie
Color: Hand Color
28.5 x 20 inches
72.4 x 50.8 cm
This handsome map shows the extent of weather trends, including glaciers and snow. Insets at the bottom depict vegetative and extreme zones, along with thermometers and notes on climate and meteorology. The map is surrounded by a keyboard-style border. Printed in Paris by Sarazin.
Garnier's Atlas Spheroidal & Universel de Geographie is quite rare and sought-after for its elegant hand coloring, precise engraving, and decorative maps.
There are a couple of light spots in the image.