Schach’s Map of Tyrol & Swiss Alps

£250.00

Karte für Gebirgsreisende in die bayerschen, tiroler, salzburger, venetianischen, lombardischen, u. einen Theil d. östl. schweizer Alpen mit den angrenzenden Ebenen Bayerns u. d. Lombardie, deren Städte u. merkwürdigste Orte

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Quick Description

Title

Schach’s Tyrol & Swiss Alps

Mapmaker(s)

SCHACH, C

Publisher

Mey und Widmayer

Place of publication

Munich

Date of publication

c.1850

Colour

original

Printed Area Measurements

65 x 70 cm

Full Description

Engraved map, 65 x 70 cm, original hand colour, minor spotting, dissected into 28 sheets and laid on linen as issued, folding into original publisher’s cloth covers, blocked in gilt. A mid nineteenth-century map for mountain travellers in the Tyrol and Swiss Alps. Ownership inscription of George Burnett, Broughty Ferry, 1854; repeated with new date of July 1860.