Stanford’s Map of Sri Lanka

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Lithograph, 65 x 50.5 cm, original colour, blank verso; map of Sri Lanka, published in the first trade edition of Stanford’s ‘London Atlas’.

Edward Stanford (senior) acquired Arrowmsith’s stock in 1874. His own version of the London Atlas, dedicated to Queen Victoria in her Golden Jubilee year, is considered to be his last significant work before his retirement. Later editions were revised in keeping with the latest information.

Title

Stanford’s Map of Sri Lanka

Mapmaker(s)

STANFORD, Edward

Place of publication

London

Date of publication

1887

Colour

original

Printed Area Measurements

65 x 50.5 cm