Auction 146, Lot 234

"Geographical, Statistical, and Historical Map of New Jersey", Carey & Lea

Subject: New Jersey

Period: 1822 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
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.

References:

Condition: B

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.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $125

Closed on 9/4/2013

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