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Lot 70
By: James Wyld
Subject: Western Hemisphere - America
Date: 1829 (dated)

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Condition Code: B+

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Color: hand color

Size: 22.9 x 22.7 inches
         58.2 x 57.7 cm


    This handsome map depicts the Americas in fine detail and extends to include many small islands in the Pacific, New Zealand, and a portion of the Russian Far East. In North America, Texas is still part of Mexico and not identified by name. Alaska is noted as a Russian Possession. The mythical Lake Parime is located in South America.

Condition Description: On watermarked paper with some archivally repaired centerfold separations, with some light abrasions along the centerfold in South America. There is minor offsetting of the title.

Estimate:
$160.00 - $190.00

Starting bid: $80.00
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