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Auction 118, Lot 179

"Partie du Canada ou se trouvent le Fleuve St. Laurent et la Nouvelle Ecosse", Robert de Vaugondy, Didier

Subject: Canada, Maritime Provinces

Period: 1749 (dated)

Publication: Atlas Portatif

Color: Hand Color

Size:
8.5 x 6.5 inches
21.6 x 16.5 cm

First state of this small map focused on the St. Lawrence River. The area shown includes a large region named Nouvelle Ecosse, which appears to have absorbed present-day Maine and New Hampshire. The area of present-day Nova Scotia is named Acadie.

References: Kershaw #623; Pedley #467.

Condition: A

Nice impression. Light damp stain in margins, not affecting image.

Estimate: $120 - $180

Sold for: $90

Closed on 3/6/2007

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