The British Isles since 1485 antique map Karl Spruner 1846
Title: Die Britischen Insel Seit 1485.
Description: Antique map of the British Isles with inlay maps of the border of Scotland and Glasgow. The map is full detail with hand coloring as published.
Cartographer: Karl Spruner von Merz, 1803-1892 He spent most of his long life in military service. He joined the Bavarian army in 1814, and was promoted to lieutenant in 1825. He is best known for his historical atlases.
Origin: Historisch – Geographischer Hand Atlas Zur Geschichte Der Staaten Europa’s Vom Anfang Des Mittelalters Bis Die Neueste Zeit Von Dr. Karl Spruner Gotha: Bei Justas Perthes 1846.
Size: Sheet app.: 14.5 x 17.5 inches. 37 x 45 cm. Image app.: 12.5 x 14.75 inches. 31.5 x 38 cm. Condition: Good antiquarian condition.