Russia in Europe Kingdom of Poland 1846 old rare Betts map folio Livonia Vilna
Russia in Europe Kingdom of Poland 1846 old rare Betts map folio Livonia Vilna Russia in Europe Kingdom of Poland 1846 old rare Betts map folio Livonia Vilna Russia in Europe Kingdom of Poland 1846 old rare Betts map folio Livonia Vilna
$ 75.00

Russia in Europe Including Poland.

Issued London, c.1846-50 by Betts at 115, Strand for his folio " London Modern Atlas ".

Kingdom of Poland labelled at left, Orenburg & Perm regions at right side bordering Tartary and Tobolsk. Black Sea and Turksih northern coastline along the bottom.

Attractive and very scarce mid-19th century folio sheet map. Lithographed with note worthy vivid unique original hand color, a decorative floral and foliate patterned border. Very nicely printed map.

Paper lightly uniformly toned with some light scattered spotting, edges browned & lightly worn, otherwise clean and visually attractive example. Entirely acceptable if not outright pleasing in appearance.

A map which does not appear in the cumulative Antique Map Price Record 1983-2011. Scarce.

Sheet measures c. 18 1/2" H x 14 5/8" W.

Printed area measures c. 16 1/4" H x 13" W.

Original fold line as issued.

[R21111]

Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 1, p. 153. [only a short entry on this small British publisher and there is no mention of this address nor this atlas].