"Prevailing Religions of the World and Progress of Evangelization",
Period: 1894 (dated)
Color: Printed Color
25.7 x 14.3 inches
65.3 x 36.3 cm
This double-hemispheric thematic world map, printed on cloth, uses bold coloring to show the concentrations of different religious peoples including Protestants, Orthodox Christians, Jews, Roman Catholics, Mohammedans (Muslims), Pagans & Heathens. The Pagans & Heathens are shown throughout much of the world and are by far the largest group with an estimated population of 609 - 714 million people (44% of the world at the time). Issued in "The New Acts of the Apostles" by Reverend Arthur Pierson and published by The Baker & Taylor Company in New York.
Issued folding with minor staining and toning along the sheet edges.