North and Central America Canada old map by Tallis 1851
Title: North America.
Description: Antique map of North & Central America, shows Canada, Alaska, the United States, Mexico, Panama and the Caribbean islands. The map is hand colored, Drown & Engraved by J. Rapkin The Illustrations by J. Marchant & engraved by J. Rogers.
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, published in 1849 with the maps and decorative vignette’s engraved and drawn by J. Rapkin, was one of the last atlases to be truly decorated and is therefore highly prized.
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Size: Sheet app.: 30 x 37 cm. 11.75 x 14.5 inches. Condition: Fine folded antique map in very good condition.