Auction 108, Lot 118

"New England, New York, New Jersey, and Pensilvania &c.", Moll, Herman

Subject: Colonial New England

Period: 1708 (published)

Publication: Oldmixon's The British Empire in America

Color: Black & White

10.2 x 7 inches
25.9 x 17.8 cm

First state of Herman Moll's earliest map of New England with great early colonial detail throughout. New York is confined to a narrow strip along the Hudson River and New Jersey is divided into East and West New Jersey. Small compass rose and engraved title block.

References: McCorkle #708-1.

Condition: A

Crisp early impression. Tissue repairs in top margin. Slight uneven toning.

Estimate: $375 - $425

Sold for: $550

Closed on 9/29/2004