British Possessions in the Mediterranean Islands Tallis map 1851
Title: British Possessions in the Mediterranean.
Antique hand colored map showing the Possessions of Brittan in the 19th. Century. Gibraltar, Malta, Gozo, Corfu, Paxo, Cerigo, Zante, Cephalonia, Ithaca and Maura.
Illustrated by H. Winkles, J. Rapkin created the map.
From: The Illustrated Atlas, And Modern History Of The World Geographical, ....
Mapmaker: John Tallis John Tallis (1838-51) founder of Tallis and Co., London map publishers who traded under various names: L. Tallis, Tallis & co, John Tallis, John Tallis & co. (London & New York) between 1838 and 1851. After 1850-51, their maps were published by the London Printing and Publishing Co., London and New York. The Illustrated Atlas of the World, with decorative vignette’s engraved and drawn by J. Rapkin.
Size: Sheet app.:26.5 x 37 cm. 10.25 x 14.25 inches. Condition: Very good, light browned edged, fold as published.