Classic infographic from 1823!
Wednesday, October 29, 2008 at 6:34AM
Randy in art, design, dimensions, earth, environment, map, poster, relative, scale, size, visual, world

Here's a classic from 1823!  It a hand drawn infographic titled "Comparative Heights of the Principal Mountains and Lengths of the Principal Rivers of The World" by WR Gardner.  The high resolution image is on Flickr, but the post about the image is on

This one makes a great poster!  Thanks Roi for sharing in the comments.

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