MALTA: Map of the Island of Malta. Prepared in the Intelligence Division, War Office, From a Map Compiled in 1895 by Captain E. M. Woodward, Leicestershire Regiment D. A. A. G. Under the Direction of General Sir A. J. Lyon Fremantle K. C. M. G., C. B.
Rare large detailed map of Malta
Author: Sir Edward Mabbott WOODWARD (1861-1943)
Place and Year: [London], War Office, Intelligence Division ca 1895
Technique: Colour lithography in 24 segments, mounted on linen (linen with tiny holes in crossings, slightly age-toned and stained, light pencil annotations, otherwise in a good condition), 70 x 83 cm
Large highly detailed map of Malta in 24 segments mounted on linen, showing towns, villages, roads as well as separate houses, paths, railways, lighthouses, churches, milestones, police stations, telegraph and telephone lines. Based upon a survey by Captain Edward M. Woodward, later Major-General Sir E. M. Woodward.
This rare map, dated only in the title, was followed in the next years by othereditions with dates of publication (British Library).