Thurn und Taxis was a key player in the postal services in Europe. This is a digital copy of a 18th century map showing the post-roads in the Holy Roman Empire and in the neighbouring countries. The original title reads "New and Comprehensive Post-Roads Map of Whole Germany and Adjacent parts of the Neighbouring Countries with Accurate Survey and Corrections, with Imperial Privilege, by the Homaennischen Erben, in Nuremberg 1786". Main Features. - 1 reduced size 1473 x 1200 pixels digital map of the Holy Roman Empire and neighbouring lands in JPG format. - 16 images of ca 5600 x 4600 pixels: 16 original sheets in real size. - Real size, same as the original: ca 96 cm x 80 cm.
The demo version is in low resolution except the Mannheim-Speyer area