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Scarce example of Ernest Dudley Chase's pictorial map of Europe.

Showing various sites, buildings, lighthouse, and landmarks. Includes illustrations of steamboats, ships.

Includes drawings of typical buildings, animals, landmarks and historic sites, and small figures engaged in activities such as farming. Surrounding the land portion of the map are seas with rhumb lines converging on a compass rose, illustrations of ships from different eras, and numerous inset illustrations of important buildings such as Greek and Roman ruins and major cathedrals.

The map depicts the continent from Iceland and Spain in the west, to the Caspian Sea and Ural Mountains in the east and is surrounded by a decorative Art Deco border.