London: Tallis, John, 1851. Rapkin, J. unbound. Map. Steel engraving with original hand outline. Image measures 10" x 12.5" very good.
Beautiful map of Northern India from the Gulf of Cambay and Bay of Bengal to the Great Indian Desert and Nepal. Vignettes include the seal of the East India Company, "Car of Juggernaut", "The British Presidency, Hyderabad", a scene of a tiger hunt, ruins in Old Delhi and two "Hindoos". A color coded key shows British possessions, states under British protection and independent states. Light staining to border.