Stock No. 3157MS
Miniature copper-engraved map, 1798, engraved by William Palmer for William Faden's Atlas Minimus Universalis. Image 120 x 102 mm., sheet 168 x 147 mm. Original hand-colouring. Tiny spot in left-hand margin.
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.