A Voyage Round the World Map Published by John Betts circa 1840 1850

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A Voyage Round the World Map | Published by John Betts | circa 1840s/50s

 

A Voyage Round the World

The World, on Mercator’s Projection

London: John Betts, [No Date] circa 1840s/50s.

A map game involving a marked voyage around the world with 53 stop-off points (instructions, counters and dice not present).

John Betts was a publisher of maps and educational games. (ref. BoardGameGeek)

A hand-coloured map laid on cloth and in 24 dissected divisions, bound in cloth boards with paper title label to front. Size: 7.5 x 4.75 inches approx. (folded) – 34 x 20.25 inches approx. (unfolded).

Somewhat worn and stained but generally in good condition.

£300.00

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