Auction 115, Lot 161

"Carte Della Florida, Luigiana, e Leghi del Canada", Rossi, Luigi

Subject: United States - Eastern

Period: 1802 (published)

Publication: Compendio Della Storia Generale de Viaggi

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7 x 10 inches
17.8 x 25.4 cm

Unusual Italian map of the eastern United States and Great Lakes. Watersheds are shown and Indian tribes located. Decorative cartouche in Canada.

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Condition: B

Issued folding, now pressed. Tissue repair of 1 1/2" binding tear with tissue reinforced folds. Paper added to binding trim to accommodate framing.

Estimate: $230 - $275

Sold for: $325

Closed on 6/21/2006

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