MAP OF AUSTRALIA States COUNTIES
A detailed Victorian map showing the Australian states with a list of counties . It shows Western Australia - Alexandra Land and North Territory - Queensland - New South Wales - Victoria - Tasmania.
Provenance: From The National Encyclopaedia - A Dictionary of Universal Knowledgeby Writers of Eminence in Literature, Science and Art - Publisher William Mackenzie, 22 Paternoster Row, London; Howard St. Glasgow; and South Bridge, Edinburgh c1868.
This series of encyclopaedias were first published between c1860's, through to the 1880's and beyond; this is from the more sought after earlier series published c1868. Sleekburnc.
Suitable for framing. It is on good quality paper with a blank reverse. There is an original 'as published' fold to the centre. The map measures overall 310x240 mm (12.25x9.5 ") approx. incl. borders. There is a little age yellowing - please refer to images. This item will be packaged inside a protective plastic sleeve inside a board backed envelope. "Info." in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text. My use of the term "original" meaning from the date stated and not a later reproduction.
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