J. Wells. “W. Virginia, Virginia, N. Carolina and S. Carolina.” From McNally’s System of Geography. New York: Francis McNally, 1874. 10 7/8 x 8 3/8. Lithographic transfer from engraved plate. Engraved by Geo. E. Sherman. Some spotting. Fair condition.
A late nineteenth century map from McNally’s System of Geography, a favorite book in many homes and schools in post-Civil War America. Detail is quite good, showing roads, railroads, towns, cities, swamps and much else.