9) A New Map of Spain and Portugal, exhibiting the Chains of Mountains With their Passes the principal & cross roads, with other details requisite for the Intelligence of Military Operations compiled by Jasper Nantiat
By: William Faden
Date: 1810 (dated) London
Dimensions: 61.2 x 44 inches(155.5 x 112 cm)
This large-scale, four sheet map of the Iberian Peninsula was published during the Britain’s Peninsular War under Wellington against Napoleon. Other versions were dissected and backed with linen to be used as a traveling folding map. The passes referred to in the title are those between Portugal and Spain.
Condition: Excellent condition, with a somewhat narrow lower right margin and a small piece missing from lower right corner. No loss to image.
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