Volcanoes of the World Earthquake Zones Hawaii Iceland 1856 Blackwood mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
The Phenomena of Volcanic Action Showing the Regions Visited by Earthquakes and the Distribution of Volcanoes Over the Globe.
(World Map, Geology, Jorullo Volcano, Iceland, Santorini, Canary Islands, Hawaii, Mt. Etna, Volcanoes, Earthquake Zones).
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.
Series of10 insets, including one of Hawaii (Sandwich islands).
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.