London & New York: John Tallis & Company, circa 1851. 27x35cm. Steel plate engraving. In a simple wooden frame. Very good. Item #55922
Published in "Illustrated Atlas" by John Tallis. Depicts many of the then newly discovered gold districts, which led to the California Gold Rush. Decorative border and illustrations entitled "Gold Washing," "Mexican Peasantry," and "Ruins at Uxmal Yucatan" drawn by H. Warren and engraved by J. Rogers. Map drawn and engraved by J. Rapkin.