"Geographical, Statistical, and Historical Map of New Jersey", Carey & Lea
Subject: New Jersey
Period: 1822 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
9.3 x 11.5 inches
23.6 x 29.2 cm
This first edition map is on a full folio sheet (20.5 x 16.5") with surrounding text describing boundaries, climate, chief towns, religion, commerce, government, and history. The map delineates thirteen counties, and highlights the principle battle sites in the state with small red flags including Trenton, Princeton, Monmouth and Springfield.
Moderate toning and offsetting with several archivally repaired centerfold separations, a small tear at bottom that extends 1.5" into the text, and light damp stains in the upper border.