Large engraved print including the regions surrouding the North Pole. No scale is provded, but the topography and depth of the ocean is indicated in fathoms. Engraved at the bottom right is "W. & A. K. Johnston 74 Strand, London" and "Frontispiece." The bottom center carries the engraving "William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh and London."
Another edition of this engraving, published by W. & A.K. Johnston, is available in the collection as mccormick_unframed_y. Most likely from: Johnston, Alexander Keith. Handy Royal Atlas of Modern Geography: Exhibiting the Present Condition of Georgraphical Discovery in the Several Countries, Empires and States of the World. Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1873.