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Map, The Settled Portions of South Australia, Hughes W, c1851

Map, The Settled Portions of South Australia, Hughes W, c1851

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The Settled Portions of South Australia, 

Date: 1851

Artist: Hughs, W.

Publisher: Virtue and Co 

Print size: 185 x 235mm

Paper size:215 x 285mm

Engraver:

Condition: good

Technique: Engraving with later hand colouring

Price: $150

Description: Map of the South Eastern part of South Australia


Biography:

 Hughes, William 1717-1876 was an English geographer, cartographer, author and professor

He was Professor of Geography at King's College and Queen's College, London and Royal Female Naval School

He was for many years Examiner in Geography to the College of Preceptors

 

He was the author of literally dozens of books; books of maps for the classroom, biblical studies and general reference, and editor of a similar number of reference and classroom books.

He died at his home, Adelaide Road,St John's Wood, London