South-East Australia

Title: South-East Australia
Date: C1908
Mapmaker: George Philip II (1823-1902)
Image Size: 226mm x 305mm (8.9" x 12.01")
Technique: Colour printed engraving.
Condition: Very light spotting to lower right margin, otherwise in good condition.
Stock Number: NHGA 095 NSW (NTGY) (C026)
35692
Price: $A 85
Description:

Very detailed scarce map of South Australia, Victoria, New South Wales,Tasmania and part of southern Queensland. 

Biography:

George Philip II (1823-1902) 

George Philip II was the son of George Philip (1799-1882) who was a London geographical publisher, globe maker, and founder of the firm George Philip & Son. He started business in 1834 in Liverpool and from about 1848 he traded as "George Philip & Son" with his son and successor  Philip retired 1 July 1879 and the business was continued by his son and his nephew.