London, South Kensington
24 September 2008
TERRESTRIAL GORES. 24 chromolithographic half-gores for a 106cm. diameter globe, in original card boards titled Henze Globus. Die Gebrauchs-Erklärung zu dieser Mappe befindet sich auf der inneren Seite. Verlag von Adolf Henze, Neustadt-Leipzig. (Paper slightly spotted, heavier towards extremities.) Countries with coloured borders, principal towns, rivers and mountain ranges given; part of Antarctic coast shown, telegraph cables shown, the last dated 1889.
413 x 322mm
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