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Lot 44
By: Luigi Rossi
Subject: Western North America
Date: 1820 (circa)

Publication: Nuovo Atlante di Geografia Universale...

Condition Code: B+

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Color: hand color

Size: 8.3 x 10.6 inches
         21.1 x 27.0 cm


    This very detailed Italian chart is based on the famous Henry Roberts' chart from the Vancouver expedition. It shows the route beginning just south of San Diego, proceeding though Nuova Albione, Nuova Giorgia, Nuova Hanovre, Cornouaglies, Nuova Norfolk, to Cook Inlet and Kodiak Island in Alaska. Large circular title block.

Condition Description: A crisp impression on a sheet with a "Bortolo" watermark, binding holes at far left, and a faint damp stain that enters the image at left and bottom.

Ref: Phillips (Atlases) #739-39.

Estimate:
$200.00 - $230.00


Sold for: $170.00

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