"Plan de la Ville de Quebec", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Canada, Quebec
Period: 1757 (published)
Publication: Prevost's l'Historie Generale des Voyages
Color: Black & White
11 x 7.8 inches
27.9 x 19.8 cm
Attractive map of the city of Quebec showing the city's fortifications with a key at right identifying the major buildings, etc. Bellin's plan (first issued in 1744) was the definitive plan of the city for most of the eighteenth century. Finely engraved with a large compass rose.
References: Kershaw #1054.