Prime meridian: Ferro. In upper right corner: Neue Ausgabe no. XLVL, Stieler's Hand-Atlas (no. 43b) From: Hand-atlas über alle Theile der Erde ... / Hrsg. von Adolf Stieler ... 1839, no. 43b. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Berghaus, Heinrich Karl Wilhelm - Justus Perthes (firm : Gotha, Germany)
A striking, rare and attractive large-scale early 19th century chart of the mouth of the Pearl River focusing on the region around present-day Macao and Hong Kong. The top left of the engraving is filled with a detailed plan of Macao surrounded by smaller engravings of Tiger Island, the Bocca Tigris, Lantao and a profile of Macao, and the famous view of Luis de ...