Tallis, Tallis and Co, John Tallis, John Tallis and Co (London and New York). After 1851 the maps were published by'The London Printing and Publishing Co. Tallis published his iconic'Illustrated Atlas of the World' in various editions between 1849 and 53. Published to coincide with the 1851Great Exhibition, the maps were lavishly illustrated and are considered works of art as well as fine maps. John Rapkin (1815- 1876) was and English engineer, engraver and mapmaker.
Page size is 36cm by 25.5cm. Map area is in fair condition for age, engravings are clear. Some age stains and marks.
Some pen and finger marks. Small tears to the margin where the map has been removed from its binding.
Small repair on the back. Blank on the reverse of map. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps". The seller is "michaelheadman1" and is located in this country: GB.This item can be shipped worldwide.