Striking large highly detailed map of North America, including fabulous detail in the Transmississippi West and Canada. Full of Indian names, forts, explorers routes and other excellent detail. The various current including the Gulf Stream are charted, along with major shipping routes and other scientific and nautical details.The currents arou nd Berring Straits and the Northwest Coast are also extensively illustrated. A very nice example. Decorative title. Dufour's Atlas Universel was one of the great large format French atlases of the mid 19th Century.
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