1905 MAP Austria Hungary INDUSTRIES & COMMUNICATIONS Bosnia Servia Montenegro

£22.99

Original Antique Map AUSTRIA HUNGARY Major Industry FARMING Large

 

An original circa 1905 map (from the date stated and not a later reproduction), produced by George Philip and Son for the London Geographical Institute
Entitled:
Austria Hungary - Industries & Communications

A very detailed and educational map also with Bosnia - Servia - Rumania - Montenegro etc. The major industries and principal products shown include: Coal - Iron - Sheep - Wine - Olives - Wheat - Hardware - Pottery - Hemp - Hops - Tobacco - Petroleum - Cheese - Lignite - Caviare - Textiles - Copper - Potatoes - Pigs - Cattle - Mackerel - Surgical Instruments - Reive - Timber - Leather - Gold - glass - Bees - Cheese - Lignite - Horses - Carpets - Sardines and many more.

It shows the principal through routes by land and sea, including Railways, Canals, Steamship Routes, Submarine Cables, Docks etc. It also marks the locations of British Consul General, Consul, and American Consuls etc. With distances to and from various ports in nautical miles.

Provenance: George Philip and Son. Published: London. circa 1905.

It has an original "as published" fold to the centre and is blank on the reverse (blank apart from titles and a key map). It measures overall 530 x 410 mm (20.75 x16 inches ) approximately, and is suitable for mounting and framing. There is a little age yellowing - please see larger picture for condition. This map will be sent rolled in a protective postal tube unless otherwise requested. It originally would have been in an atlas, edge mounted so as to avoid damage to the map, and not stapled.

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Condition Used
Weight 0.3kg