Auction 137, Lot 212

"Map of the States of Maryland and Delaware", Denison, James

Subject: Mid-Atlantic United States

Period: 1796 (circa)

Publication: Morse's Universal Geography

Color: Black & White

Size:
9.5 x 7.5 inches
24.1 x 19.1 cm

First state of this detailed map that includes all of the Chesapeake Bay and locates Washington City. At left is an inset, "The Western Part of Maryland" that names the Potomack River and several mountain ridges. Counties are named and delineated. The map also shows towns, roads, topography and good watershed detail. Published by Thomas & Andrews, Boston.

References: Wheat & Brun #514.

Condition: B

Some offsetting of image and a few occasional spots, else very good.

Estimate: $190 - $220

Unsold

Closed on 9/14/2011

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