New Hampshire Vermont 1891 Colton folding pocket map large fine scarceBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Township Map of the States of New Hampshire and Vermont.
Issued 1891, NY by G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co..
Fine large late 19th century antique pocket map, lithographed with original hand color. Printed on bond paper. Cloth covers, stamped in blind, gilt titled, publishers paper advertisement to front pastedown.
Large decorative scroll and vegetation border.
Original fold lines, remaining clean and fresh, couple small old stain spots near imprint below title and in right side margin - a well preserved fresh, pleasing visual example.
Sheet measures c. 29 1/4 " x 23" W.
Printed area measures c. 27 1/4" x 21 1/2" W.
Cobb, New Hampshire Maps to 1900, (445-noting an 1890 version).
Ristow, American Maps and Mapmakers, p.313.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 1, p. 288-9.