Northern Hemisphere Projected on the Plane of the Horizon of London. (North America / South America / Africa / Europe / Asia / Oceans / North Pole). Issued Edinburgh, 1816 by Thomson. Lovely early 19th century antique engraved map with original outline hand color. Of note for the prominent huge unbroken chain of mountains depicted cutting across the entire middle interior, naming the fictitious Mountains of the Moon and the supposed course of the Niger river. Cook voyages seen across the oceans with dates. Interesting projection which alters the typical outline shape of the various continents. Some old offsetting, light mostly minor stains of soiling in blank margins, overall the image is clean, well preserved and very attractive. Original fold line as issued. Engraved area measures c. Tooley’s Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. We do not sell modern reprints. Northern Hemisphere Asia Africa Mts. Of Moon 1816 Thomson large antique map. Browse our ever-growing collection! Amsterdam Netherlands Amstel river c. 1760 Holland city view vue d’optique print. South Braintree Thayer Norfolk County Massachusetts 1888 large detailed map. Trieste Italy Italia 1873 detailed old city plan map w/ key of important sites. Christning ceremony Russian Greek Church 1789 Religious Rites old print. Ancient Rome Roma Italia Italy 1873 detailed old city plan map. Abraham Lincoln political cartoon 1861 African American racism Black Difficulty. Ottoman Empire Ministry of Public Finance c. 1820-50 beautiful color print. Africa European colonial possessions claims disputes British Dutch 1888 old map. South America continent from best Authorities 1790 Kitchin hand color map. Sulawesi Indonesia Celebes Islands native 1834 world culture ethnography print. United Kingdom British Isles Sanson c. 1700-54 Chatelain map hand color. Art Nouveau Middle East Edmund Dulac 1907 Fantasy color prints lot x 10 A+. Hyde Park Clarendon Hills Norfolk County Massachusetts 1888 large detailed map. Planet Venus in starry night sky Celestial 1719 Mallet lovely hand color. Zuider Sea Northern Netherlands Holland 1737 old antique color map. Walpole Commons & Ponds Norfolk County Massachusetts 1888 large detailed map. London city plan in 1642 & 43 fortified c. 1800 lovely engraved hand color map. Africa madagascar Fort Dauphin detailed plan c. 1750 Bellin old antique map. Military History 1858 set 2 old illustrated books Dawson leather 41 plates. British India Birma Burma Bengal Assam 1882 charming small Dutch old map. All items are sent well-packed to arrive as you see them. Maps and prints are sent either rolled in sturdy 3-inch-wide tubes or, if small, in a rigid cardboard mailer. The item “Northern Hemisphere Asia Africa Mts. Of Moon 1816 Thomson large antique map” is in sale since Friday, August 18, 2017. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\World Maps”. The seller is “oldmapsoldbooks” and is located in Dover. This item can be shipped worldwide.
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