South Africa Madagascar Dr. Livingstone 1862 Berghaus detailed map
South Africa Madagascar Dr. Livingstone 1862 Berghaus detailed map South Africa Madagascar Dr. Livingstone 1862 Berghaus detailed map South Africa Madagascar Dr. Livingstone 1862 Berghaus detailed map South Africa Madagascar Dr. Livingstone 1862 Berghaus detailed map South Africa Madagascar Dr. Livingstone 1862 Berghaus detailed map
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Sud-Africa mit Madagascar.

(South Africa / Madagascar / Dr. Livingstone).

Issued 1862, Gotha, Germany by Justus Perthes for Stieler. Cartography by Hermann Berghaus.

Uncommon mid-19th century German map with original outline hand color. There are numerous variant versions of this map issued around this date by this maker, this example displaying the profiles lower right that include Dr. Livinstone's elevation findings of the continent between the oceans. There is extensive recently documented details seen within the interior.

Map shows scattered light age spotting but still displays a nice visual appeal.

Includes topographical profiles of  The highlands of Unia Muesi, Namaqua & Owaherero, and Dr. Livingstone's travels from the Atlantic Ocean to the Indian Ocean.

Centerfold as issued.

Sheet Measures c. 14 1/2"H x 18"W.

Engraved Area Measures c. 12 1/2"H x 15 3/8"W.

Cartographic Reference(s):
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4, pp. 216.
Espenhorst, Bibliographie der Handatlanten, 4, H 4.1.

[R19740].