Map of the Ottoman Dominions in Asia with Adjacent Frontiers of the Russian and Persian Empires
Place Published: London
Publisher: James Wyld
Date Published: 1828
Description: Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 20" x 27".
Comments: This early edition of Wyld's Ottoman Empire includes the Black Sea. The Sea of Maramara, the eastern of the Mediterranean including modern Cyprus, part of the Persian Gulf and part of the Caspian Sea. The map is in good condition, with multiple folds as issued, no margins, staining in the upper left. James Wyld Senior (1790-1836) was a distinguished British mapmaker known for producing maps and globes. He served as Geographer to George IV and William IV. This lovely map of the Ottoman Empire is a fine example of his work.Binding: unbound
Book ID: 253234