World Map Ethnography Religion Currents 1890 scarce folio Scribner-Black mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Chart of the World - Ethnographical Chart of the World.
(Old Maps, 19th Century Maps, World Maps, Religion, Ethnography, Ocean Currents, Winds, Precipitation).
Issued 1890, NY by Scribner & Black.
Scarce oversized folio sheet late 19th century color lithographed map.
The Ethnography map at the bottom has a vignette diagram showing the principal varieties of mankind. Both large maps have smaller inset maps, one showing religions and the other the winds. An even smaller inset map shows rain and snow zones.
A very uncommon map from a monumental atlas which was a collaboration between the long running A & C Black and Scribners of NY. This atlas had many supplemental maps unique to it not found in any other versions which precede it.
Clean example, nice looking.
Sheet Measures c. 17 3/4" H x 13" W.
Printed Area Measures c. 16"H x 11 1/4"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4.