London: Charles Knight & Co. 1844.
Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 12.5" x 16".
Minimal, but beautiful map of northern South America, circa 1844. A few small tears to upper margin. The Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge was formed in 1826 and published low cost maps with the goal of reaching a large market, while still maintaining high quality and precision.
Illustrator: J. & C. Walker