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Auction 100, Lot 141

"Les Etats Unis de l'Amerique Septentrionale, Partie Occidentale [together with] … Partie Orientale", Bonne, Rigobert

Subject: United States - Eastern

Period: 1787-88 (published)

Publication: Atlas Encyclopedique

Color: Black & White

9.3 x 13.5 inches
23.6 x 34.3 cm

Pair of maps covering the territory of the newly created United States. Partie Orientale covers the eastern seaboard from New England to the coast of Georgia. Partie Occidentale covers the region from the Appalachian Mountains to the Mississippi River. The southern states are shown with their western boundaries on the Mississippi River. Great detail of early settlements, frontier forts, missions, mines, Indian villages, as well as some trails and portages.

References: Eastern sheet, McCorkle ##788-1; Western sheet, Sellers and Van Ee #794.

Condition: B

Faint toning and a bit of light foxing along centerfolds, else very good with crisp impressions on thick paper.

Estimate: $450 - $550

Sold for: $325

Closed on 9/12/2002