Bartholomew's Chart of the World on Mercator's Projection. [Cover title] Bartholomew's Commercial Chart of the World.
Edinburgh Geographical Institute by John Bartholomew & Son Ltd., [c.1920]. Map dimensions 112 x 180 cm, overall 115 x 182 cm. A very large folding colour printed chart of the world, twin polar inset maps to the lower left corner, dissected into 32 sections and mounted on linen, publisher's printed panels to the folded end sections, four brass ringed eyelets for hanging to the upper edge. Very good. The British territories are marked in the traditional pink, the seas with a plethora of navigable routes. Item #37580