COLTON, JOSEPH H. 1800-1893.
Colton's Map of the Southern States... London: Bacon and Co., 1862.
Hand-colored lithographed map, 1005 x 1435 mm. Dissected in 55 sections and laid on linen. Folds into original 8vo format cloth case with cover label and two interior advertisements printed on green paper. A few section corners with tiny chips, minor sunning to folder, generally excellent condition.
A large and detailed map of the Confederacy, first issued in New York by Colton in 1861 and republished each year until 1864. This issue is a reissue by Bacon in London to satisfy the British interest in the ongoing Civil War.
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