Africa with the Adjacent Islands from the Most Recent Explorations
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A fine map of Africa from Laurie and Whittle's New and Elegant General Atlas. This atlas was intended for the use of schools, and convenience of gentlemen's libraries, also to accompany various geographical grammars, dictionaries. The atlas contained 38 maps, all the new discoveries at the present time, was more copious than any atlas published of this size, and was printed on a fine wove elephant paper.
region: Maps of Africa - The Continent
mapmaker: Laurie & Whittle
place and date of publication: London 1801
medium and colour: Copperplate, Original Colourref: 41342
size in mm: 188 by 255mm (7.5 by 10 inches).
Price: £ 240
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