1937 Barnes Broadside Chart of the World's Flags (including Republic of Texas)

FlagsoftheWorld-barnes-1837
$400.00
The Flags of the Principal Nations in the World.
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1937 Barnes Broadside Chart of the World's Flags (including Republic of Texas)

FlagsoftheWorld-barnes-1837

Uncommon flag chart showing the flag for the Republic of Texas.

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Title


The Flags of the Principal Nations in the World.
  1837 (dated)    17.25 x 22.5 in (43.815 x 57.15 cm)

Description


An uncommon 1837 flag chart featuring 97 flags of various countries, including an independent Texas, The East India Company, Siam, China, and Australia. This unusual flag chart was published as a foldout in An Accompaniment to Mitchell's Map of the World (Philadelphia: R. L. Barnes), 1837. It may also have been issued separately in pocket-map format.

Condition


Average. Map exhibits several tears and old fold splits. The whole is not quite square, possibly as issued. Backed on archival tissue for stability.