Auction 154, Lot 86

"A New Map of Nova Scotia, Newfoundland &c. from the Latest Authorities", Cary, John

Subject: Eastern Canada

Period: 1807 (dated)

Publication: Cary's New Universal Atlas...

Color: Hand Color

Size:
20.4 x 18.1 inches
51.8 x 46 cm

This early 19th century map focuses on the area around the Gulf of St. Laurence, with excellent detail of the coasts of Nova Scotia and Newfoundland. The fishing banks in the Atlantic Ocean are also shown.

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Condition: B+

Light offsetting of the title cartouche and light toning along the centerfold. Several short fold separations have been repaired on verso with archival tape.

Estimate: $240 - $325

Sold for: $120

Closed on 9/16/2015

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