A New Map of Africa from the Latest Authorities. (vast interior blank spaces labelled "Unknown Parts"). 1811, London by John Cary. Attractive and desirable early 19th century antique engraved folio sheet map. With beautiful original full hand color.Of note for the bold unbroken apocryphal chain Mountains of the Moon shown cutting clear across the entire continent middle. Some typical offsetting which is not visually offensive, map remains attractive and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal. Original fold line as issued. 22"H x 26 1/2"W. 18"H x 20"W. Atlases in Library of Congress. 40-47 (Cary Family) and #57, pp. We do not sell modern reprints. The item "Africa remarkable Mts. Of the Moon Unknown Parts 1811 Cary lovely large old map" is in sale since Monday, December 24, 2018.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "oldmapsoldbooks" and is located in Dover, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.