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Auction 109, Lot 133

"Le Fleuve Saint-Laurent Represente plus en detail que dans l'Etendue de la Carte", Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'

Subject: Canada

Period: 1755 (circa)

Publication: Atlas General

Color: Black & White

22 x 18 inches
55.9 x 45.7 cm

This detailed map of the St. Lawrence River was designed as an inset map for D'Anville's Canada Louisiane et Terres Angloises. It was also published with a 24-page pamphlet entitled "Memoire sur la carte intitulee: Canada, Louisiane, & Terres Angloises." The map includes superb detail of the river from Lake Ontario to Isle aux Coudres, including the Rivier de Richelieu.

References: Kershaw #625.

Condition: B

Printed on heavy watermarked paper with toning on some folds.

Estimate: $350 - $425


Closed on 12/1/2004