Northern India Nepal Tibet Himalayas Lucknow Plantations 1883 Letts scarce mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Statistical & General Map of India - No. 10.
(Asia, India, Northern India, Nepal, Tibet, Lucknow, Himalayas).
Issued 1883, London by Letts.
Scarce late 19th century color lithographed map. A later re-issue of the SDUK maps originally printed some 40 years prior.
Of particular modern interest for the key, which notes unusual features such as telegraphs, tea plantations, forests, forts, French possessions, etc., categories not typically found on maps of this era or region.
Well preserved, clean, nice looking example. Bottom blank margin with short tears at center, backed with archival tape on reverse.
Sheet Measures c. 17 1/8" H x 14" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 15 1/4" H x 12 1/8" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 3.