Map of the Mountain Chains, and the river systems of South America.

Title: Map of the Mountain Chains, and the river systems of South America.
Date: C1890
Mapmaker: George Philip (1799-1882)
Image Size: 310mm x 231mm (12.2" x 9.09")
Technique: Colour printed engraving.
Condition: Good condition, with centre fold as issued.
Stock Number: PAOPG 009 SAM (NGPD) (F05)
36465
Price: $A 55
Description:

From Philips' Atlas of Physical Geography, map of the Mountain Chains, and the river systems of South America.

Biography:

George Philip (1799-1882)

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 George Philip II (1823-1902. Philip retired 1 July 1879 and the business was continued by his son and nephew).