Verbreitung der Tiere in Australien und Ozeanien.

Title: Verbreitung der Tiere in Australien und Ozeanien.
Date: C1895
Mapmaker: Wilhelm Sievers (1921-1921)
Image Size: 140mm x 215mm (5.51" x 8.46")
Technique: Colour printed engraving.
Condition: In good condition.
Stock Number: AUOZ MAP AM GEN 242 (GPD) (C091)
07351
Price: $A 110
Description:
Detailed German map of the Pacific with colour key for the distribution of birds and mammals.
Biography:

Wilhem Sievers (1860-1921)

German geologist and professor of geography at the University of Giessen. He published a number important works on South America and Oceanie. This image reflects the interest created by German colonial expansion in the Pacific beginning with New Guinea in 1884.