London: SDUK, 1839. Approx. 12 x 15. Engraving. Original outline hand color. Paper time-toned. Old tape and chip in bottom margin not affecting image. Old tape on verso. Else, good condition.
A detailed and clearly drawn map by the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (SDUK). This wonderful English enterprise was devoted to the spreading of up-to-date information and the enhancing of geographical understanding. This precise map is a splendid example of the Society’s work showing the streets, topography and major buildings. Decorative and informative.