A fantastic map of the western Black Sea to Caspian Sea area with the expected level of detail -- Shown are Georgia, Armenia, Astrakan and Caucasus region in general. This world between Europe and Asia remains a fascinating area with multiple unique cultures and languages the Soviets failed to erase in the 20th century occupation. Steel engraved and outline colored.
1829 SDUK Map of Caucacus Region including Georgia
Russia in Europe Part IX
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Society for Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (SDUK), 1829-46 c., London
12.5 x 15.7 in. plus margins
Very good, light age toning in margins and in the issued center fold.