"A New & Accurate Map, of Europe, from the Sieur Robert's Atlas, with Improvements", Gibson, John
Period: 1764 (circa)
Publication: A New System of Geography...
Color: Hand Color
11.4 x 8 inches
29 x 20.3 cm
A well-engraved map depicting all of Europe, Iceland, the Mediterranean, and the Barbary Coast. Cities and towns, political boundaries, rivers, and mountain ranges are all shown. Decorated by a floral-themed title cartouche. Published in Daniel Fenning's A New System of Geography.
References: McCorkle (18th C. Geography Books) #104-1 (Volume II).
There is some staining adjacent to the left border and in the top blank margin. A short edge tear confined to the top blank margin has been closed on verso with archival tape.