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Auction 102, Lot 189

"Carte Geographique, Statistique et Historique du Connecticut", Buchon, Jean Alexandre

Subject: Connecticut

Period: 1825 (published)

Publication: Atlas Geographique, Statistique, Historique et Chronologique…

Color: Hand Color

11.3 x 9.5 inches
28.7 x 24.1 cm

Buchon produced the French edition of Carey & Lea's American Atlas. French text surrounds the map on three side of the large folio sheet (23.7 x 17.7"). The map, originally engraved by Young & Delleker in 1822, is detailed with counties, roads and towns all well delineated.

References: Phillips (A) 1176-18.

Condition: A+

A little very light foxing in text areas. Light printers crease within map, still fine. Lovely original color.

Estimate: $200 - $250


Closed on 3/5/2003