Weller, Edward (1891-1884): New South Wales
Cassell London c1862
lithographed map with original ; overall 50 x 33 cm; image 42,5 x 30 cm. soft fold; some faint foxing; some discolouration; marginal tears not affecting image; stitch holes left margin; o/w vg cond.
Very detailed map of New South Wales from Moreton Bay to Cape Howe, from the Weekly Dispatch Atlas, published by Cassell’s, with maps by Weller.
Weller was best known for his maps in the Weekly Dispatch Atlas as well as Philip’s County Atlas of England and Wales. His uncle Sidney Hall paid for his apprenticeship, and he was the unofficial cartographer to the Royal Geographical Society.
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