Mythical Lake of Parima'
Antique wood-engraved map, 1885
Title of map: 'Mythical Lake of Parima'
The image below shows an enlarged cross section from the centre of the map to
show the level of printed detail:
DATE PRINTED: 1885
IMAGE SIZE: Approx 8.0 x 10.5cm, 3.25 x 4.25 inches (Small)
ARTIST/CARTOGRAPHER/ENGRAVER: Engraved for Élisée Reclus
PROVENANCE: "The Universal Geography"; by Élisée Reclus, Edited by A.H. Keane,
Published by J.S. Virtue & Co., London /Venezuela/ [Universal Geography]
TYPE: Antique wood-engraved map
VERSO: There are images and/or text printed on the reverse side of the
picture. In some cases this may be visible on the picture itself (please check
the scan prior to your purchase) or around the margin of the picture
CONDITION: Good; suitable for framing. Please check the scan for any blemishes
prior to making your purchase. Virtually all antiquarian maps and prints are
subject to some normal aging due to use and time which is not obtrusive unless
otherwise stated. I offer a no questions asked return policy - see below.
AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic print, published at the date
stated above. I do not offer reproductions. It is not a modern copy. The term
original' when applied to a print means that it was printed at the first or
original date of publication; it does not imply that the item is unique.
Print' means any image created by applying an inked block to paper or card
under pressure by any method including wood engraving, steel engraving,
copperplate, wood cut and lithography.
REMARKS: FRANCE: Gravures et Cartes anciennes. DEUTSCHLAND: Alte Lankarten und
Stadt ansichten. ITALIA: Stampe e Mappe antiche. ESPAÑA: Mapas antiquos y
impresiones antiguas. E and OE. Force Majeure. English law shall apply.
RETURNS POLICY: I offer a no questions returns policy. All I ask is that you
pay return shipping and mail back to me in original condition, suitably packed
insured, within 14 days of receipt.