C1881

Lett's Popular Atlas. The Antilles, or West Indies.

Mapmaker:

Letts, Son & Co.

Detailed map of the Caribbean with an inset of England from Lett’s Popular Atlas published Letts, Son & Co originally begun by Thomas Letts (1803-1873) an English stationer and printer who popularised the diary. In 1816, his father published ‘Letts’s diary … Read Full Description

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Full Title:

Lett’s Popular Atlas. The Antilles, or West Indies.

Date:

C1881

Mapmaker:

Letts, Son & Co.

Condition:

In good condition, centre folded as issued.

Technique:

Lithograph printed in colour.

Image Size: 

390mm 
x 315mm
AUTHENTICITY
Lett's Popular Atlas. The Antilles, or West Indies. - Antique Print from 1881

Genuine antique
dated:

1881

Description:

Detailed map of the Caribbean with an inset of England from Lett’s Popular Atlas published Letts, Son & Co originally begun by Thomas Letts (1803-1873) an English stationer and printer who popularised the diary. In 1816, his father published ‘Letts’s diary or bills owed book and almanac’ as the first commercially produced diary, which Thomas developed into of dozens of differently printed and bound, annual publications. Thomas was joined in the family business by his son, Charles, and together they raised capital for expansion into a limited company in 1870, trading as ‘Letts, Son & Co.’ However Thomas died soon afterwards, being buried in West Norwood Cemetery in a Grade II listed monument. Charles reformed the company privately as Charles Letts & Co., trading profitably for the next century.

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