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Auction 191, Lot 177

"Map of Hudson's River, with the Adjacent Country", Anon.

Subject: Colonial New England & Mid-Atlantic, Revolutionary War

Period: 1778 (published)

Publication: Gentleman's Magazine

Color: Black & White

8.4 x 11.6 inches
21.3 x 29.5 cm
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This strongly engraved Revolutionary War map was designed to familiarize the magazine's readers with the location of the hostilities in the American War. It illustrates the region of the Hudson and Delaware Rivers and the marches of the armies under the Generals Howe, Clinton, and Burgoyne. It covers New York and New England as far east as the Connecticut River, south to include Philadelphia, and north to encompass Crown Point and Ticonderoga.

References: Jolly #GENT-257.

Condition: B

Issued folding with some light offsetting and creasing adjacent to the folds. The sheet has been flattened and backed with tissue to repair a few short fold separations.

Estimate: $150 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 2/8/2023