Auction 122, Lot 150

"L'Isle de Terre-Neuve, L'Acadie, ou la Nouvelle Ecosse, l'Isle St Jean et la Partie Orientale du Canada", Bonne, Rigobert

Subject: Eastern Canada, New England

Period: 1775 (circa)

Publication: Raynal's Atlas de toutes les parties connues du Globe Terrestre

Color: Black & White

12.6 x 8.5 inches
32 x 21.6 cm

This well engraved double-page map covers the Maritimes and extends as far west as Lake Ontario, as well as New England and the Atlantic coast to Philadelphia. The map is detailed to show the provinces, towns, forts, harbors, Indian tribes, and the fishing banks (Grand Banc) in the North Atlantic south of Tere-Neuve.

References: Kershaw #720; McCorkle #782.3; Sellers and van Ee #172

Condition: A

Crisp impression on thick hand laid paper with original margins. A couple insignificant spots and a little marginal foxing.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $95

Closed on 12/5/2007