8 December 2015
TEESDALE, Henry (1776-1856). A New Chart of the World on Mercator's Projection with the tracks of the most celebrated & recent navigators. Engraved by John Dower, Pentonville. London: Henry Teesdale, 1841.
Large hand-colored engraved world map in two parts, each image 1270 x 950 mm. (each part dissected into 16 sections and mounted on linen). Both in matching frames (not examined out of frame).
A fine copy of Teesdale's monumental world map. The Republic of Texas, declared in 1836, is shown as an independent state.
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