BATAVIA mid 19th century
A mid 19th century German plan of Batavia with insert of West Java. Lithograph published by F.A.Brockhans in Leipzig for Brockhan’s Konversations-Lexicon a German encyclopedia that was expanded beyond that of earlier publications, in an effort to become comprehensive – it included geography, history, and biography. Friedrich Arnold Brockhaus (1772β1823) bought the publication rights 1808
Excellent condition; measures 213 x 127 mm.
Purchase code: M1736