Auction 119, Lot 185

"A New Map of Maryland and Delaware with their Canals, Roads & Distances", Desilver, Charles

Subject: Maryland and Delaware

Period: 1855 (published)

Publication: New Universal Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
13.3 x 10 inches
33.8 x 25.4 cm

Attractive map with nice detail of the counties, cities, roads and railways. Table at top lists Steam Boat Routes - Baltimore to Norfolk, Baltimore to Philadelphia and Baltimore to Washington, and an inset table lists the population according to the census of 1850 compared with earlier periods.

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Condition: A

Nice impression and original coloring. A little marginal toning and one tiny tear, not affecting map.

Estimate: $110 - $130

Sold for: $75

Closed on 5/9/2007

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