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R.G.S.: British Guayana

Map: SAM3340
 
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: British Guayana
Date: 1837
Published: London
Width: 8 inches / 21 cm
Height: 14 inches / 36 cm
Map ref: SAM3340
Description:
British Guyana by the German-born explorer Robert Hermann Schomburgk. During this R.G.S.-sponsored expedition Schomburgk discovered several species of lily and orchid, and finally put to rest the myth of Lake Parime created by Sir Walter Raleigh. Original hand-colour.