Brussels: Vandermaelen, Phillipe Marie, 1827. unbound. Map. Lithograph with original hand outline. Image measures 19" x 22.5" very good.
Exquisite map of the southern portion of the continent, including the Strait of Magellan and the Andes of Patagonia. Double page with centerfold. From Vandermaelen's 6 volume "Atlas universel de geographie physique, politique, statistique et mineralogique, sur l'echelle de 1/16411836". Can be combined as gores to form an immense globe. The atlas was the first to map the world on a uniform scale.