John Thomson's map of Burma
By THOMSON, John , 1817

Birman Empire.

Asia Burma
  • Author: THOMSON, John
  • Publisher: [London
  • Publication date: 1817].
  • Physical description: Engraved map, with fine original full-wash colour.
  • Dimensions: 640 by 510mm (25.25 by 20 inches).
  • Inventory reference: 1149


Fine example of John Thomson’s map of Burma, published for his ‘New General Atlas’. John Thomson (1777-1837) was a Scottish cartographer and publisher, active in Edinburgh. He published several editions of the ‘New General Atlas’ from 1814 to 1821.