"Canada ou Nouvelle France", Mallet, Alain Manesson
Subject: Canada and Colonial New England
Period: 1683 (circa)
Publication: Description de l' Univers
Color: Black & White
4 x 6 inches
10.2 x 15.2 cm
Charming miniature map depicting the eastern seaboard from the Chesapeake Bay to Greenland. The Great Lakes are shown open-ended in the west. Extends to include Bermuda. Strapwork title cartouche and an Indian family adorn the map. French text on verso.
References: Kershaw #267; McCorkle #683.3.
Crisp impression and wide original margins. Remnants of hinge tape on verso.