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Auction 156, Lot 127

"A New & Accurate Map of North America, Including the British Acquisitions Gain'd by the Late War", Entick, John

Subject: Colonial Eastern United States & Canada

Period: 1763 (dated)

Publication: General History of the Late War

Color: Black & White

9 x 7.6 inches
22.9 x 19.3 cm

This scarce little map covers the eastern part of North America from James Bay to the Gulf of Mexico. It shows boundaries, colonies, towns, cities, forts, and Indian tribal territory. Earl Granville's Property is shown to extend past the Mississippi to the western edge of the map. Embellished with a quaint title cartouche and compass rose. Published in 1766.

References: McCorkle #766.2; Sellers & Van Ee #105.

Condition: B+

A crisp impression issued folding with faint offsetting.

Estimate: $350 - $425

Sold for: $150

Closed on 2/17/2016