City of Adelaide. Environs of Adelaide.

Title: City of Adelaide. Environs of Adelaide.
Date: C1896
Mapmaker: John George Bartholomew (1860-1920)
Image Size: 280mm x 223mm (11.02" x 8.78")
Sheet Size: 242mm x 300mm (9.53" x 11.81")
Technique: Colour printed engraving.
Condition: Two small spots on lower right corners, otherwise in good condition, with centre fold as issued.
Stock Number: TAHB TP ADEL 340 (NHGY) (C093)
27786
Price: $A 125
Description:

Two detailed maps on the one sheet.

Biography:

John George Bartholomew (1860–1920)  

John George Bartholomew brought the firm to prominence. In particular, J.G. Bartholomew made the firm a publisher of its own works, rather than a producer of maps for other firms.  He was the fourth John George Bartholomew of this famous map making family. He took over the business at 28 years of age became Cartographer to King George V and was founder of the Scottish Geographical Society.