Map of the Crimea 1854 (1854)

Arrowsmith

A Map of The Crimea: from Actual Surveys made by Order of the Russian Government compiled and drawn by J Arrowsmith.

Published: 1854

Date: 1854

A Map of The Crimea: from Actual Surveys made by Order of the Russian Government compiled and drawn by J Arrowsmith, London 1854. On folding linen in 18 sections, size 69 by 51 cm. Scale ten miles to the inch. There is a second scale in Russian versts. Includes an inset map of the Black Sea and a detailed inset map of Sebastopol harbour and docks. Hand-coloured. Includes a panel of information on the history, geography and peoples of the region. Folds into marbled wallet and then into a slipcase of marbled card which appears to be original. Minor foxing to the reverse otherwise Good to VG condition.

Condition
VG

Binding
Folds into marbled wallet and then into a slipcase of marbled card which appears to be original.

£250

Offered by Arthur Hook