Auction 103, Lot 235

"Carte Geographique, Statisique et Historique de la Guadeloupe (Ile de la Guadeloupe Dressee par Pierron d'apres la Carte publiee", Buchon, Jean Alexandre

Subject: Lesser Antilles - Guadeloupe

Period: 1825 (published)


Color: Hand Color

18.8 x 18 inches
47.8 x 45.7 cm

French edition of Carey & Lea's fine map of Guadeloupe that also includes the Saints and Marie Galante (French West Indies). Excellent detail along coastline and in the interior with much watershed and topographical information. On a full sheet (25.5" x 19") with descriptive text at sides.

References: Phillips (A) 1176-51.

Condition: A

A nice example without the typical centerfold splits.

Estimate: $180 - $200


Closed on 6/11/2003