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Auction 141, Lot 335

"[Lot of 2] Amerique Meridionale [and] Carte de la Plata du Chili et de la Patagonie",

Subject: South America

Period: 1828-45 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

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A. Amerique Meridionale by Charles Monin, circa 1845, (17.8 x 25.5"). This detailed map of South America is shown on Mercator's projection and includes insets of the Galapagos and the Strait of Magellan. At right is a table describing the countries along with six different distance scales. Condition: Light scattered foxing, else very good. (B+) B. Carte de la Plata du Chili et de la Patagonie by Alexander Emile & Pierre Lapie, dated 1828, (15.5 x 21"). The map covers the southern portion of South America, from Brazil to Cape Horn, including the Shetland Islands. Lapie's stamp is in the image at bottom. Condition: Light scattered foxing and a few damp stains in the blank margins. (B+)



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Estimate: $90 - $120


Closed on 9/5/2012