Large vintage colour map from 1930 of the Polar Regions.
Map shows both the Artic and Antarctic, with a smaller map in the middle showing South Victoria Land and Ross Sea. A list of Artic and Antarctic explorers is at the type of the map, list explorers ( expedition name) and year as well as the Northwest Passage explorer routes.
The map was edited by George Philips and printed by his firm in 1930 as part of a larger atlas in conjunction with the London Geographical Institute.
The map is large 51 cm’s by 40 cm’s and is suitable for framing. Condition wise, map is in very good condition, exceptionally clean for age and intact, paper will show signs of ageing small amounts foxing, map was released as a fold out map. Map has a spine on the back which needs to be kept intact when framing.