“MAP OF FRANCE, SPAIN, AND PORTUGAL.” Philadelphia: S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr., c. 1862 (dated in the lower margin) from Mitchell’s New General Atlas. Engraved map with original hand-coloring. (Image: 13 1/4 x 10 1/2’’). Excellent condition with atractive color.
This detailed historical map, with its highly decorative borders, depicts France, Spain and Portugal with the countries named and provinces in contrasting pastel colors. Topographical features are shown and major towns, cities, islands, water routes, and land routes identified.
The insets depict "Island of Corsica" and "Switzerland in Cantons".