WORLD ON MERCATOR'S PROJECTION, original antique map, RAPKIN, TALLIS, 1851

WORLD ON MERCATOR'S PROJECTION, original antique map, RAPKIN, TALLIS, 1851
WORLD ON MERCATOR'S PROJECTION, original antique map, RAPKIN, TALLIS, 1851
WORLD ON MERCATOR'S PROJECTION, original antique map, RAPKIN, TALLIS, 1851
WORLD ON MERCATOR'S PROJECTION, original antique map, RAPKIN, TALLIS, 1851

WORLD ON MERCATOR'S PROJECTION, original antique map, RAPKIN, TALLIS, 1851

Title / Subject: The World on Mercator's Projection. Size: the sheet measures approximately 270mm x 370mm; blank verso. Description: A very finely engraved original, antique map of the world, with steam routes and British colonies highlighted. The map also includes several beautifully engraved vignettes showing scenes of well know places.

Cartographer / engraver: Map drawn and engraved by J. Rapkin / Illustrations by H. Provenance:'Tallis's Illustrated Atlas, and Modern History of the World, Geographical, Political, Commercial, and Statistical. Montgomery Esq', published by John Tallis and Company, London and New York, 1851. Several minor nicks to the bottom edge of the sheet where it was bound into the source publication.

Please study all the photographs carefully to fully appreciate the condition. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\World Maps". The seller is "mapsetcetera1" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped worldwide.


WORLD ON MERCATOR'S PROJECTION, original antique map, RAPKIN, TALLIS, 1851