Geological Map of Europe 1856 Blackwood Johnston mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Geological Map of Europe.
(Europe, Geology, Rock Types, Railroads, Spain, France, British Isles, Germany, Scandinavia, Italy, Austria-Hungary, Ottoman Empire, Russian Empire, North Africa, Mediterranean Sea).
Issued 1856, Edinburgh by William Blackwood and Sons. Map by Sir Roderick I. Murchison and James Nichol. Engraved by W & A.K. Johnston.
Detailed and lovely large mid-19th century color lithographed folio map with piano key border.
Well preserved, nice looking example with pleasing age patina.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 21 3/4" H x 27" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 20" H x 24" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1.