South America Brazil Patagonia Colombia Chile Peru 1840 Dower Mt. Heights mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(South America, Colombia, Venezuela, Guyana, French Guyana, Suriname, Ecuador, Peru, Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay, Chile, Argentina, Patagonia, Falkland Islands).
Issued c. 1840, London by Orr & Company. Engraved by Dower.
Across the bottom is a mountain height comparison diagram, naming specific mts. with their heights.
Mid 19th century engraved map with original outline hand color.
Remains a nice looking example with a pleasing age patina. Any age flaws mostly minor and easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet Measures c. 10 1/4" H x 14 1/4" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 8 1/2" H x 10 5/8" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 3.