"Western Siberia, Independent Tartary, Khiva Bokhara & c. [together with] Eastern Siberia", SDUK Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge
Period: 1838 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
15.6 x 12.6 inches
39.6 x 32 cm
Wonderfully detailed pair of maps showing topography, cities, tiny villages, fortresses, and roads. Filled with interesting notations, such as "Miserable Country", "Desert of Kara-koum Water found 4 yards under the sand", and "Srednei Kolinsk 16 houses and 1 church". Published by J. & C. Walker.
Close margins, as issued. Keyboard style border.