27.5 x 20 cm (10.5 x 8 inches).Also shows coastlines of Europes and Arabia, Canary Islands, Madeira, Cape Verde Islands, Cyprus, Sicily, Ascension Island, St Helena, Mauritius, Madagascar etcMapmaker: George Kearsley. Date: 1802. Fascinating details e.g. gold mines in southern AfricaThis beautiful a..
21 x 13 cm (8.5 x 5.25 inches)This is a hand colored engraving made in 1812. It is from the English edition of Comte de Buffon's work Histoire Naturelle. Buffon influenced the next two generations of naturalists, including Jean-Baptiste Lamarck and Georges Cuvier. It has been said that "Truly, Buffo..
34.5 x 22.3 cm (13.5 x 8.8 inches).Russia,Canary Islands,Azores,Cape VerdeThis original antique engraving was made in 1778. It is from a "A New and Complete Collection of Voyages and Travels" by John Hamilton Moore, and was printed by Alexander Hogg in London. Moore described some of the most intere..