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Publisher: DE SILVER, C. / MITCHEL, S.A.
Title: Chart of the Baltic from admiralty & Russian surveys.
Published in: Pennsylvania, ca. 1856
   
Size: 15.1 x 24.0 inches.
38.4 x 61.0 cm.
Coloring:

In original wash colours.
Condition: Lithographed map with original wash colours. Good condition. Decorative border.
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Uncommon map of the Baltic Sea and adjacent countries (Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Germany) with five vignettes to illustrate the respective capitals and major ports (Cronstadt and St. Petersburg, Sveaborg, Port Baltic, Chart of Reval and Riga) from Desilver's "A New Universal Atlas" in 1856 (largely a reissue of S.A. Mitchell's 1846 atlas of the same title).

Rather detailed in terms of major sea ports surrounding the Baltic, including Scandinavia, going west to the Strait of Dover, and east to the Gulf of Bothnia..
Printed in Pennsylvania. The map bears the copyright and imprint of Charles Desilver, and is address is still "251 Market Street". Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1856 by Charles Desilver in the Clerk's office if the District Court of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.




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DE SILVER, C. / MITCHEL, S.A. - Chart of the Baltic from admiralty & Russian surveys.
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