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British Territory, Rajah of Berar, Rajah of Rewah, Bundlecund Chiefs. India c1832

British Territory, Rajah of Berar, Rajah of Rewah, Bundlecund Chiefs. India c1832

by SDUK

INDIA VII. Original map engraved by J&C Walker. Published October 1st 1832 by Chapman & Hall, 186, Strand, London. Published under the Superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. Gurry or Gurh, Fortification  Droog, Hill Fort.  Poor, Town  Nuddy, River.  

Antique map of India. Geography is highlighted by hachures for mountain ranges, and contemporary pen outlining of regions (from the time of publication). Within an engraved cross-banded border, and with scales of British Miles and Indian Cosses (the latter being a measure of distance in India, varying from one and a quarter to two and a half English miles), 

Engravers, draughtsmen and publishers, John, Alexander and Charles Walker were known as J. & C. Walker, flourished in London from 1820-1895. They published their “Royal Atlas” with several reissues, and engraved many maps and charts for the British Admiralty. J & C Walker are best known for their work in conjunction with the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. (S.D.U.K.)

Obverse slight foxing, but otherwise in good condition. Page measures 355 x 415mm (14 x 16 3/8 inches). The page is complete, with wide margins around the border, as issued.

Stock Number: amIsduk7Price: $77.00

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