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Turkey Balkans Vintage Map DeSilver 1855

Author:
Title:
Turkey in Europe
Year Printed:
1855
Place:
Philadelphia
Paper Size:
17 in. x 14 in.
Condition:
VERY GOOD
nameVariation1:
Turkey Balkans Antique Map DeSilver 1855
nameVariation2:
Turkey Balkans Old Map DeSilver 1855
nameVariation3:
Turkey Balkans Historic Map DeSilver 1855
nameVariation4:
Turkey Balkans Historical Map DeSilver 1855
nameVariation5:
Turkey Balkans Collectors Map DeSilver 1855
nameVariation6:
Turkey Balkans Rare Map DeSilver 1855
SKU:
1855desilver3-057
Price: $74.99
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This original antique map of Turkey in Europe comes from Mitchell's Universal Atlas of 1855. The map covers much of the present day Balkan region including countries such as Bulgaria, Serbia, Croatia and Albania. This is the first edition published by DeSilver. He had acquired the rights to the Universal Atlas from Cowperthwait in 1855 who in turn had acquired the rights from Mitchell in 1850. This map was published by Charles DeSilver in 1855 at No. 253 Market St. Philadelphia. The paper size for this map is approximately 17" x 14". This authentic vintage map has a blank verso or back side and beautiful hand coloring on sturdy paper. This map is truly a fine piece of Balkan history just prior to the American Civil War. This map would make a fine addition to any collection or for beautiful display in home or office decoration.