Wyld’s Map of India published in the year of the India Rebellion or First War of Independence
By WYLD, James, 1857
Wyld’s New Map of India. Constructed with great care and research from all the Latest Authorities and intended more particularly to facilitate a reference to the Civil and Military Stations.
- Author: WYLD, James
- Publication place: London
- Publication date: 1857.
- Physical description: Lithograph with original hand colour, dissected and mount on linen, as issued.
- Dimensions: 845 by 695mm. (33.25 by 27.25 inches).
- Inventory reference: 14565
James Wyld (the younger) served as Geographer to Queen Victoria and Prince Albert (as his father had been before him) upon his election as a fellow to the Royal Geographical Society in 1839. He is considered to be one of the most prolific publisher and salesman of maps and guides of his day.