Asia Ottoman Empire Persia Qing Empire British Empire Japan 1872 Mitchell mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Map of Asia Showing its Gt. Political Divisions and also the Various Routes of Travel between London & India, China, & Japan, &c.;
(Asia, Middle East, Ottoman Empire, Arabia, Russian Empire, Persia, Iran, China, Qing Empire, India, British Raj, Southeast Asia, Japan, Korea).
Issued c. 1872, Philadelphia by S.A. Mitchell.
19th century lithographed map, with original hand color. Mitchell maps of this mid-century era were issued with a range of color as well as variant decorative borders.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet Measures c. 12 1/2"H x 15 1/4" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 10 1/2" H x 13 1/2" W.
Reps, American Maps and Mapmakers, p. 313.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4, pp. 260.