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Rainfall Map of Europe. W. & A.K. Johnston antique map c1886

Rainfall Map of Europe. W. & A.K. Johnston antique map c1886

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by Johnston, W. & A.K.

Rain Map. Antique Map of Europe Rainfall, by W & AK Johnston

This map, showing the British, French Spanish and Dutch administrations of the islands, and the submarine telegraph lines,was published by W and A.K. Johnston in Edinburgh c1886 and reissued several times over the following years. Partly printed in colour, it is a decorative map, and would look great framed.

To our knowledge this is the first year any atlas was printed with maps on both sides. The map on the reverse is another interesting map, showing the Ethnographic distribution of Great Britain and Ireland "according to Dr. Gustaf Kombst, F.R.N.S.C., M.H.S.P.S., &c. Due to system limitations we can only show the main side here, so this map is listed separately.

Page size is 14.5 x 19 inches (37 x 48cm).

Stock Number: ame.WAKJ2Price: $99.00