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Schach’s Map of Tyrol & Swiss Alps

SKU: 7479
£250.00

Title:
Schach’s Map of Tyrol & Swiss Alps

Date of publication:
c.1850

Printed Measurement:
65 x 70 cm

Publisher(s):

  • Mey und Widmayer
  • Colour:
    original

    Mapmaker(s):

  • C SCHACH
  • 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

    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.