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World Map Gallery

Available as Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 36 pictures in our World Map collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

Old Map of the World 1871 Featured Print

Old Map of the World 1871

THE WORLD THAT WAS 1871 - End of Franco-Prussian War; Germany unified, and Empire formed; Third Republic in France; suppression of the Paris Commune. British Columbia joins Canada. Chicago fires. Stanley meets Livingstone near Lake Tanganyika (oDr Livingstone, I presume?o)

© Collins Bartholomew - Mapseeker Publishing Ltd

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Old Map of The World 1858 Featured Print

Old Map of The World 1858

THE WORLD THAT WAS 1858 - Indian Mutiny (1857-1858) crushed; British East India Company dissolved. Taiping Rebellion in China (1851-1864). Second Opium War (1856-1860): Treaty of Tientsin (Tianjin) opens Chinese ports to Europeans. Trade treaties between Japan and the USA and Britain. Attempted assassination of Emperor Napoleon III in France. Lake Tanganyika reached by Speke and Burton. First Atlantic cable. DarwinAEs aeOrigin of SpeciesAE

© Collins Bartholomew - Mapseeker Publishing Ltd

Map of The British Empire by Fullarton & Co 1850 Featured Print

Map of The British Empire by Fullarton & Co 1850

Fine reproduction of the attractive World Map showing the British Empire. Mapmaker John Bartholomew and publishers Fullarton were then the first to use red or pink to indicate British possessions around the world, a feature which became common to most maps for the next 100 years. In this map, which dates back to the 1850AEs states in notes at the top of the map oThe British Possessions are engraved in a bolder character and coloured Redo. The map is also framed by idealized images of friendly encounters between British colonists and indigenous inhabitants in four different parts of the Globe: Australia, North America, British Asia, East Inidican islands and the Cape Colony in Southern Africa. It is highly detailed and decorative and it appeared in FullartonAEs Royal Illustrated Atlas which was first published in 1864 after being issued in 27 parts from 1854-62. The tables shown include the size and population of the British possessions at the time of publication