Vandermaelen, Phillippe Marie (1795-1869): Asie. Partie de l'Empire Birman. Nos. 96 and 104
Phillippe Marie Vandermaelen Brussels 1827
lithographed map with original outline colouring. image 46 x 53 cm. some discolouration and waterstains but not affecting the image; vg cond.
Two folio sized sheets making up a large sized map of Burma, nowadays Myanmar, from Vandermaelend’s six volumes Atlas Universel.
Vandermaelen was a Belgian cartographer and publisher. His atlas was the first one to contain lithograped maps as well as the first one which mapped the entire world on a uniform scale, making up an enormous globe!
[ref: 3924] £300