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Lot 253
By: E. Low
Subject: North Carolina
Date: 1800 (dated)

Publication: The New Encyclopaedia...

Condition Code: B+

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Color: hand color

Size: 12.7 x 7.4 inches
         32.3 x 18.8 cm

    This is an early map of the state of North Carolina, which is a reduced version of Reidís map of 1796. The map shows fine detail of watershed, towns, wagon roads, and mountains. There is particular emphasis on the Outer Banks. It locates Roanoke Island, Cape Fear, the Great Alligator dismal Swamp along the southern edge of the Albemarle Sound, and the Gr. Dismal Lebanon Swamp along the northern edge.

Condition Description: Issued folding, now pressed, with archival repairs to a tiny tear in the western portion of the state, a short fold separation, and a tear that enters 1" into map at bottom right.

$240.00 - $300.00

Sold for: $150.00

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