Auction 153, Lot 164

"A Map of the States of New Hampshire and Vermont", Morse, Jedidiah (Rev.)

Subject: New Hampshire & Vermont

Period: 1796 (circa)

Publication: The American Universal Geography

Color: Black & White

Size:
9.2 x 7.4 inches
23.4 x 18.8 cm

This map was published in the 3rd edition of Morse's Geography. No boundary line is drawn between Maine and New Hampshire. Primarily a topographical map, it nonetheless shows the main roads, county boundaries, and towns. The map delineates five counties in New Hampshire and eleven in Vermont. Drawn by James Denison, engraved by Amos Doolittle, and published from Boston by Thomas & Andrews.

References: McCorkle (18th C. Geography) #304-3; Wheat & Brun #188.

Condition: A

Issued folding with a couple of insignificant spots and two small chips in the blank margins.

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $90

Closed on 5/20/2015

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