Isochronic passage chart for travellers [cartographic material] / E. Weller, lith.

Author
Galton, Francis, 1822-1911 [Browse]
Format
Map
Language
English
Published/​Created
London : Edward Stanford, 1881.
Description
  • Scale not given ; (W 180°00'--E 180°00'/N 80°00'--S 60°00').
  • 1 map : col. ; 13 X 22 cm.

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Notes
  • Landmasses and oceans colored according to travel time (in days) to those points from London, ca. 1881.
  • Includes explanation of colors, showing days journey indicated by each color.
  • Includes note: "showing the shortest number of days journey from London by the quickest through routes and using such further conveyances as are available without unreasonable cost. It is supposed that local preparations have been made and that other circumstances are favourable."
  • From: Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society and monthly record of geography. Vol. 3 (1881), no. 11, pp. 657-8; held in Firestone Library. Call number: G7 .J6873
With
Issued to accompany article: On the construction of isochronic passage-charts / by Francis Galton, F.R.S.
Other format(s)
  • Available also online through: Princeton University Libraries, Digital Map & Geographic Data Web site.
  • Online version of companion article available also through the JSTOR Web site. Access limited to subscribing member institutions only.
In
Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society and monthly record of geography Vol. 3 (1881), no. 11, p. 657-8, facing page 704. London : Edward Stanford
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