Huge and rare road map of Madagascar, published in 1939 and showing the island in immense detail.
This four-sheet map includes a wealth of information regarding the pre-independence colony. Roads are denoted, with distances marked. Towns, cities, and more are shown, although much of the island remains to be accurately mapped.
This map was published by the Service Geographique de Madagascar and the Service des Travaux Publics.
Four maps, unjoined, each dissected and mounted on original linen. Some toning and aging to linen. Each map titled on verso in manuscript.