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DIRECCION HIDROGRAFICA DE MADRID. [An uncommon 19th century Spanish sea chart of south west India with Lakshadweep]
Costa Occidental de la India. Hoya III. Comprehende desde Viziadrug hasta Cochin segun los trabajos ingleses mas modernas. Madrid: Direccion de Hidrografia, 1865. Touches of original colour. 980 x 635mm.
A scarce Spanish antique chart of western India from Rajapur south to Kochi, marking Goa and Mangalore. Off the coast are the islands of the Laccadive Sea (Lakshadweep). Copied from English charts, the lighthouses are marked in colour.
[Ref: 12283]    £650.00 ($822 • €723 rates)


DIRECCION HIDROGRAFICA DE MADRID. [An uncommon 19th century old sea chart of western India]
Costa Occidental de la India. Hoya II. Comprehende desde el Golfo de Kutch hasta Viziadrug segun los trabajos ingleses mas modernas. Madrid: Direccion de Hidrografia, 1865. Touches of original colour. 980 x 635mm.
A scarce Spanish antique nautical chart of west India from Gujarat south to Mumbai (Bombay) and on to Maharashtra. Copied from English charts, the lighthouses are marked in colour.
[Ref: 12284]    £750.00 ($949 • €834 rates)


WALKER, J. & C. [A large and detailed map of India]
Map of India from The most recent Authorities. London: William Houghton Allen, 1882. Steel engraving with original colour. Dissected and laid on linen with bookseller's ads, total 970 x 890mm, folded into a contemporary Stanfords buckram slipcase with title label. Fine.
A large and colourful map of India, also including Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh and northern Burma. Originally published in the 1840s this example has been updated considerably; a new key of the possessions of the European powers is placed east of Sri Lanka, but the outline of the old key still remains in the lower left corner.
[Ref: 17410]    £550.00 ($696 • €612 rates)


LETTS, SON & CO. [A detailed plan of Calcutta as the capital of British India]
Plan of the City of Calcutta. London, 1883. Original colour. Printed area 300 x 430mm.
A detailed map of Calcutta with a series of quarter-mile rings showing the distances from the General Post Office. Despite a 59-point key of public buildings the surveyors saw no need to mark a single Hindu temple or mosque.
[Ref: 18458]    £125.00 ($158 • €139 rates)


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