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Sidney Hall: Compartative View of the Principal Mountains and Rivers in the World

Map: WLD4275
 
Cartographer: Sidney Hall
Title: Compartative View of the Principal Mountains and Rivers in the World
Date: c. 1840
Published: London
Width: 12 inches / 31 cm
Height: 14 inches / 36 cm
Map ref: WLD4275
Description:
Infographic piece showing the highest mountains and longest rivers in the world. At this time, the highest mountain was thought to be Chimularee or modern Jomolhari or Chomolhari in the Himalayas while the longest river was thought the be the Mississippi. Original hand colour. [WLD4275]