Cartographer :BOURNE, John.

A rare pair of illustrations of proposed ships for India's rivers


Peace. [& War...] Bourne's New System of Indian River Navigation, by means of Steam Vessels Drawing Trains of Articulated Barges of Shallow Draft. Steam Trains of the Oriental Inland Steam Company (Limited.). Offices 9 Billiter St London. Vessels constructed by Vernon & Son, Liverpool, and Engines by Rennie & Sons, London.
Lithographed and Published for the Company by Day & Son, 1858. Pair of chromolithographs, finished by hand. Sheets 570 x 680mm, with heavy paper.

Stock ID : 21899