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Map of Turkey in Europe Illustrating the Berlin Congress Treaty, July 1878.
(Europe, Balkans, Austria, Russia, Romania, Servia, Bulgaria, Proposed Accession to Greece, Eastern Roumania- Autonomous Province).
Issued c.1881, Philadelphia by S.A. Mitchell.
Detailed large format 19th century color lithographed war related map.
Overprinted in outline colors to show the various territorial annexation and cessations of land to the various European powers then in existence. Large inset lower right titled "Map of Armenia to Illustrate Articles 58,59, 60 of the Treaty of Berlin". Inset at lower left "A map showing the relation of Cyprus to the Adjacent coasts".
Interesting variant printing of this map which went through numerous revised versions over the years- this example displaying the more open interwoven leaf & floral border.
Original centerfold as issued.
Sheet measures c. 15 1/4 " x 22 7/8" .
Printed area measures c. 10 1/2" x 19 1/2".