New South Wales Australia Melbourne Adelaide Sydney railroads 1959 vintage mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
(New South Wales / South Australia).
Using Lambert Zenithal Equal-Area Projection.
Issued Edinburgh, 1959 by the Geographical Institute.
Edited by John Bartholomew.
Remarkably detailed vintage color lithographed map.
Inset city maps include Canberra, Adelaide, Melbourne, Hobart, and Sydney. Key at bottom denotes tracks, railways, airports, etc. City plan keys identify 1956 Olympic stadium, botnaical gardens, observatory, etc.
Perhaps some small minor paper flaws, but to our eyes and for most people, an entirely acceptable and new-looking vintage map.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 24" x 19 1/4".
Printed area measures c. 21 3/4" x 17".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 1, p. 92.