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Lot 26
By: John Thomson
Subject: World
Date: 1816 (circa)

Publication: New General Atlas

Condition Code: B+

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Color: hand color

Size: 19.9 x 17.8 inches
         50.6 x 45.3 cm

    Handsome chart of the world showing the tracks of eighteenth century explorers, including Cook, Vancouver, Gore, La Perouse, Clerke, and others. The northwest coast of North America is still largely inaccurate but Alaska is beginning to take shape. Engraved by Robert Scott.

Condition Description: A bright and clean example with original color and faint toning along centerfold.

$275.00 - $350.00

Sold for: $200.00

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