North Pole Greenland Novaya Zemlya Svalbard Canada Alaska 1898 Andrees polar mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Nord Polar Gebiete.
(North Pole, Polar Map, Greenland, Novaya Zemlya, Spitzbergen, Svalbard, Canada, Alaska, Russia, Scandinavia).
Issued 1898, Gotha by Andrees.
Late 19th century color lithographed map.
With an excellent level of detail, including the names and dates of points reached by numerous early polar explorers. Keys identify arctic geographical land and water features.
Well preserved, nice looking example with pleasing age patina.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 17 3/8" H x 22" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1.