[Switzerland]: The Thirteen Cantons of Swisserland etc.
Stock No. 3170MS
Miniature copper-engraved map, 1798, for William Faden's Atlas Minimus Universalis. Image 99 x 117 mm., sheet 147 x 168 mm. Original hand-colouring.
William Faden (1749-1836) was an important English cartographer and map-publisher of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth century, noted for the accuracy of his maps. He was appointed Geographer to George III in 1783.