Johnson's Map of Maryland - Original (1897)

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Johnson's Map of Maryland - Original (1897)

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Author: A. J. Johnson (Ed.)
Publisher: A. J. Johnson Company
Publication Date: 1897
Type: No Binding

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Title: Johnson's Map of Maryland - Original (1897)
Author: A. J. Johnson (Ed.)
Publisher: A. J. Johnson Company
Publication Date: 1897
Type: No Binding
Condition: Fine

Notes: This rare original hand colored copper plate engraved map of Maryland is from Volume V of the 1897 edition of the acclaimed Johnson's Universal Cyclopaedia. Included is an inset map of the District of Columbia. Counties are distinguished by color. Cities, towns, roads and rail lines are clearly depicted. The maps published by A. J. Johnson Company are known for their detail, accuracy and vivid hand coloring. As a result, they are very popular with both map collectors and historians. Size of map makes it ideal for matting and framing. This extraordinary example of 19th century mapmaking is a work of art and history that makes a perfect conversation piece for home or office. There is a book of knowledge contained in a well-crafted map. Plate size: - 6 Additional photos available upon request. All items carefully packed to avoid damage from moisture and rough handling. Sku: 004265