SDUK “Portugal.” Map of the Iberian peninsula by the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. London: SDUK, 1830-1843. Approximately 12 x 15 in. Lithograph. Original outline color. Very good condition.
A series of detailed and clearly drawn maps of Portugal and regions of Spain, “Published under the Superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge” of London. This wonderful English enterprise was devoted to the spreading of up-to-date information and the enhancing of understanding. These precise views of 19th-century maps are splendid examples of the Society’s work.