Warren, H (Illustrations drawn by) and J. Rogers (illustrations engraved by); J. Rapkin (map drawn and engraved by).
London. John Tallis & Company. No date. Ca. 1850.
Map, outline hand color with 3 vignette illustrations, decorative border, 10 1/4 x 13 inches on sheet 10 1/2 x 14 1/4 inches. Repaired tear across lower left corner (older tape, outside image area), repaired tear at lower centre just entering the decorative border, cropped upper margin, faint spot to upper left border, a couple short edge tears. Tears have been mended with an older tape, there is no discoloration on the map side. Decorative Tallis map covering the area of present northern Greece from the Adriatic Sea to the Black Sea, and including parts of Bulgaria and Romania, Albania, Bosnia and Servia. There is an expansive view of The Bosphorus and Constantinople across the upper left and centre, an inset map of Candia (the island of Crete) at lower right and vignettes of Ali Pasha (upper right)and a Greek Caloyer (lower left). Item #44201
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