New York: J.H. Colton & Co. 1857. unbound. Map. Uncolored engraving. Image measures 13" x 15.5" very good.
Clean impression of the southern tip of South America, with insets of South Orkney, South Georgia Island and the Falkland Islands. Some chipping and tears along edges. The Colton family was one the most prolific and successful publishers of maps and atlases in the United States. J.H. Colton (1800-1893) founded his business in NYC in 1831.