London. Authority at the Offices of South Africa. 1935.
Color map, approximately 38 x 28 1/2 inches on sheet size 52 x 38 1/4 inches, multiple folds. Good condition: soft creases from folding, a few archivally mended tears and short tears to edges, occasional light soiling, a couple of large spots to verso (scarcely noticeable on map), a few 1/4 inch separations at fold intersections. Overall good or better condition. Supplement to the weekly journal "South Africa" June 29th, 1935. Scale: 100 English miles to 1 1/4 inch. Bordered by advertisments for several South African Railroad Companies, Cruise Lines, Banks, etc. Covers the coordinates 12 degrees to 40 degrees longitude east and just north of 0 degrees to 36 degrees south. Shows Railways in operation, in construction and proposed; inset map of Africa Showing the Leading Railways. Imperial Airways Route shown in red. An extremely striking and detailed map, providing much valuable historic context. Item #44990