River Systems of North & South America 1856 A.K. Johnston large scientific mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
The River Systems of America.
(North America, South America, River Systems, River Drainage, Colorado River, Mississippi River, Amazon River, La Plata River).
Issued 1856, Edinburgh by William Blackwood and Sons. 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.