Auction 119, Lot 293

"Massachusetts", Scott, Joseph

Subject: Massachusetts

Period: 1795 (circa)

Publication: United States Gazetteer

Color: Black & White

7.5 x 6 inches
19.1 x 15.2 cm

From Scott's first edition of his United States Gazetteer, this early example of American cartography and engraving is the first state. Locates Boston, Providence, Salem and numerous other place names, rivers, lakes, and beaches.

References: Wheat & Brun #216.

Condition: B

Issued folding. Some light soiling, offsetting and foxing, and left binding edge is uneven.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Closed on 5/9/2007