Bradshaw's Map of the Railways in Central Europe, published by Bradshaw and Blacklock, London 1852. On folding linen in 16 sections. Size 56 by 41 cm. Keys provide information on 26 small states and territories, the distance between towns, the size of towns and cities, the "steam track" etc. With an engraved panorama of the Rhine from Dusseldorf to Mayence down the right side of the map. Folds into stiff cloth-covered boards with the title gold-stamped to the front. Spine relaid. With the small 1 cm. diameter clear stamp of the Selbourne Library to the front endpaper. VG condition.
Binding Linen backed folding to stiff boards
Offered by Arthur Hook