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Lot 370
By: Mount & Page
Subject: Guyana, Suriname, French Guiana
Date: 1775 (circa)

Publication: The English Pilot

Condition Code: B

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Color: hand color

Size: 24.1 x 18.2 inches
         61.3 x 46.3 cm

    This navigational chart depicts the coastline from the Orinoco to the Amazon rivers, with many small islands, navigational hazards, and two forts noted (Kick over all Fort and Fort Nassau). Two large insets show the entrances to the Orinoco and Suriname Rivers in great detail, with numerous soundings. The map is attributed to Robert Waddington.

Condition Description: Issued folding, now pressed with light soiling and two archivally repaired tears that enter 1.5" at top right and 3" at bottom right into map. Trimmed to neatline at bottom, with minor loss of neatline.

Ref: Sellers & Van Ee #2145.

$180.00 - $220.00

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