Mappa jeneralna Wojewodztwa Augustowskiego
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Rare 1826 Polish regional map —an important piece of Polish-language cartography.
This is a detailed map of the region surrounding the Polish city of Augustow in northeastern Poland from the Atlas Krolestwa Polskiego (Atlas of the Polish Kingdom), which consisted of eight regional maps. It includes a statistical table and an explanation of symbols including religious and scholastic institutions in both Polish and French.
Sectioned and mounted on original linen; some minor loss, surface dirt and minor browning.
Steven Seegel, Mapping Europe's Borderlands: Russian Cartography in the Age of Empire, pp. 94-5.