Switzerland Swiss Cantons Geneva Zurich Basel Lausanne 1883 Letts scarce mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Switzerland (Der Schweitz, La Suisse).
(Europe, Switzerland, Swiss Cantons, Geneva, Zurich, Lake Geneva, Lake Constance, Grisons, Savoy, Vaud, Valais, Lucerne).
Issued 1883, London by Letts.
Scarce late 19th century color lithographed map. A late re-issue of the SDUK maps from 40 years prior.
Of particular modern interest for the key, which notes unusual features such as steamboat lake services, categories not typically found on maps of this era or region.
Well preserved, clean, nice looking example.
Sheet Measures c. 17 1/8" H x 14" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 15 1/4" H x 12 1/8" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 3.