North Pole Greenland Russia Canada Alaska Svalbard 1880 Stieler detailed mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Maps, 19th Century Maps, Polar Maps, North Pole, Arctic Circle, Greenland, Canada, Alaska, Russia, Svalbard, Scandinavia).
Issued 1880 Gotha by Justus Perthes for Stieler. Map by Stieler.
Very detailed 19th century color lithographed map.
Stieler maps went through continual revisions. Thus, for any specific Stieler map such as this one, there are often numerous variant issues with varying details.
Nice looking example, blank margins with some old finger soiling from handling, still a pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 13 3/4" H x 17" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4.