Atlantic Ocean Steam packet communication 1857-60 Wyld linen boxed mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
The Atlantic Steam Packet Chart Shewing the Line of Communication with North America and the West Indies.
(Nautical cartography- United States- Atlantic Cable lines)
Issued London c.1857-60 by James Wyld.
Very scarce mid-19th century antique linen-backed folding map, in the original publishers slip case box with paper title labels. Dissected in 27 sections as issued.
Light uniform paper age toning, trivial light surface dustiness or smudges, original fold lines, remaining clean and well preserved - a pleasing visual example.
Sheet measures c. 23 3/4" x 34 3/4".
Printed area measures c. 23 1/8" x 34 1/4".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 4, p. 415.