Map of the Day: Baur map of Switzerland (1857)

July 14th, 2012

Miklian Antiquarian Maps Map of the Day

We are pleased to present our newest Map of the Day, available for today only at 30% off of our regular price.

Commercial and industrial map of Switzerland, from Baur’s interpretation. Clean and crisp coloring and condition. Factory coloring, early representation of immediate post-hand coloring and factory off-set period.
 
Derived from Atlas fur Handel und Industrie fur Kaufleute, Fabrikanten und Gewerbetreibende. Mannheim, 1857. Fredrich Bassermann and C.F. Baur. The Baur Atlas was one of the first post-1850 atlases to focus exclusively on commercial and industrial development, a popular trend throughout the late 19th and early 20th century.
 
In 4to oblong, 35 cm x 29 cm.

Condition fine.

note: the corresponding low quality image is for informational purpose/identification. We are happy to email a detailed, high resolution image of this item upon request. Bowing and map color shifts are from the photo. Map itself is straight, flat and uniform.

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Baur map of Switzerland (1857)

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