Auction 171, Lot 117

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

Subject: Eastern Canada

Period: 1807 (dated)

Publication: New Universal Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
20.3 x 17.9 inches
51.6 x 45.5 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+

There are two short tears, one at bottom and one at center, that have been closed on verso with old paper.

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $85

Closed on 2/6/2019

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