Auction 146, Lot 94

"Amerique Septentrionale et Meridionale, pour Servir aux Lecons de Geographie", Gaultier, Abbe Aloisius Edouard Camille

Subject: Western Hemisphere - America

Period: 1810 (published)

Publication: Atlas de Geographie

Color: Black & White

Size:
13.7 x 17.1 inches
34.8 x 43.4 cm

This uncommon map shows an embryonic Texas and a small coastal Nouvelle Albion in today's Northern California. Numerous Indian tribes are named. The southern states extend fully to the Mississippi. The Sierra Nevada's run east and west. In South America there is great detail of the river systems, and the mythical Lac Parime still appears in the north.

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Condition: B+

There are two marginal repairs, one just touching neatline, and a little surface soiling.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Unsold

Closed on 9/4/2013

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