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** Closed **
By: George Philip
Subject: St. Kitts, St. Lucia & Nevis
Date: 1851 (circa)
Publication: The Philips New General Atlas
Condition Code: B+
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Color: hand color
Size: 23.8 x 20.1 inches
60.5 x 51.1 cm
This large, detailed map shows St. Kitts along with two other British possessions in the Antilles in large insets - Nevis and St. Lucia. The maps provide good detail of the parishes, topography, rivers, lakes, ponds, towns, churches, forts and plantations.
See also lot 775 for a series of Map Collectors' Circle issues, including the issue that describes this map.
Condition Description: A nice impression with full original color, light toning along the edges of the sheet and centerfold, and centerfold separations at top and bottom that have been closed on verso with archival tape. There are a few additional tiny tears and chips along the edges of the sheet, not affecting image.
Ref: Tooley (MCC-81) St. Kitts #68.