Oceanica Australia shows Hooked lake Torrens 1887 Mitchell Bradley large old mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Map of Oceanica, Exhibiting its Various Divisions, Island Groups, &c..
(Shows a very prominent erroneous hook shaped Lake Torrens in southern Australia)
Issued 1887, Phila. by Bradley based upon Mitchell plates.
Attractive late-19th century antique map. Lithographed with original hand color
Paper and image remains clean and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal.
Sheet measures c. 12 1/2"H x 15 3/8"W.
Printed area measures c. 10 1/2"H x 13 3/8"W.
Ristow, American Maps & Mapmakers , p. 313.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 3, p. 260.