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1851 b101.jpg

1851 b101.jpg

TALLIS, John.
Western Hemisphere.
London, J & F Tallis, 1851. 260 x 345.
Original outline colour; minor spotting mostly confined to the margins, otherwise a fine example.
The most decorative 'modern' map of the Americas available. A fine steel engraved circular map surrounded by vignettes depicting natives and wildlife found in the area, including a bison, a polar bear and a walrus.