"Carte de la Partie Nord, des Etats Unis, de l'Amerique Septentrionale", Bonne, Rigobert
Subject: United States - Eastern
Period: 1782 (circa)
Publication: Raynal's Atlas de toutes les parties connues du Globe Terrestre…
Color: Hand Color
12.5 x 8.2 inches
31.8 x 20.8 cm
Nice copper engraved map covers the eastern seaboard from Maine (Machasuzet Bay) to Maryland and inland to Lake Erie and the Ohio River. Numerous settlements and forts are named, including in the western frontier Cumberland, Ft. Necessite, Fort Duquesue, Sandoske Ft., and many more. There is excellent detail of mountains and rivers. Four distance scales, simple text titling. Engraved by Dien.
References: McCorkle #782.1A; Sellers & Van Ee #744.
Strong impression and bright later coloring. Light damp stain along centerfold.