THE WORLD / EUROPE John Heywood c1870

THE WORLD / EUROPE John Heywood c1870
THE WORLD / EUROPE John Heywood c1870

THE WORLD / EUROPE John Heywood c1870
JOHN HEYWOOD: The World / Europe. Antique map of The World / Europe published by in c1870. Miniature map from John Heywood's "British Empire Atlas", a scarce school atlas featuring maps areas of the world of interest to the developing United Kingdom, its Dependencies and Colonies. The World / Europe, John Heywood, publisher and educational bookseller, Excelsior Buildings, Ridgefield, Manchester and 18 Pater-noster Square London E.

13.5 cm by 19.5 cm or 5 2/8 inches by 7 5/8 inches. 12 cm by 18 cm or 4 6/8 inches by 7 1/8 inches. The Heywoods were a Manchester family whose members rose from humble origins to become well-known publishers in the latter part of the nineteenth century.

Using the new process of lithography they were able to mass produce inexpensive educational material and make it available for the first time to the whole publication. Most of the cartographic output was derived from the work of others and titles included The Travelling Atlas, The Tourists Atlas, John Heywood's County Atlas Of England And Wales and J. Heywood's British Empire Atlas, amongst many others. This is an authentic original map, published at the date stated above. It is not a modern copy or reproduction. The photographs shown are of the actual item you will receive. Whilst I include a full description of this item and highlight all condition issues, please review all photographs to ensure you have a full appreciation of blemishes and marks. Please note that the all maps will be package between strong card or in postal tubes dependent on size.

This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps". The seller is "antique_mapsandprints" and is located in this country: GB.

This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Antigua and Barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Republic of, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, Korea, South, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei Darussalam, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French Guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Macau, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and Caicos Islands, Aruba, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, United Arab Emirates, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, El Salvador, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, Vietnam.
THE WORLD / EUROPE John Heywood c1870