"Carte du Golphe de St. Laurent et Pays Voisins", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Period: 1760 (circa)
Publication: Prevost's Histoire Generale des Voyages
Color: Black & White
14.2 x 8.6 inches
36.1 x 21.8 cm
First state of this nice copper engraved map of St. Lawrence Bay with Anticosti Island, Prince Edward Island, Cape Breton Island, Newfoundland and the adjacent mainland. Decorative title cartouche At bottom left: "Tom. XIII" and at lower right "No. 2".
References: Kershaw #589; Kershaw Chapter 2 page 64.
Issued folding with binding trim at upper right. Fine hand laid paper with tiny watermark and original margins. Dark impression.