World Map Mercators Projection Azores Ocean Currents 1874 color lithographed mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Erdkarte in Mercator's Projection.
(World Maps, Mercator's Projection, Ocean Currents, Africa, Europe, Asia, Oceania, North America, South America).
Issued c. 1874, Leipzig by A. Brockhaus. Map by H. Lange.
Late 19th century antique color lithographed map. Insets depict the Azores and Cape Verde islands.
Well preserved, nice looking example with pleasing age patina.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 13 3/4" H x 21" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 12 1/4" H x 17 1/4" W.
Espenhorts, Bibliog. der Handatlanten, pp. 378-80.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1, p.192.