Auction 91, Lot 104

"Costes et Rivieres de Virginie, de Mariland et de Nouvelle, Angletere",

Subject: Colonial Canada and United States

Period: 1684 (published)

Publication: Recueil de Divers Voyages Feits en Afrique et en Amerique (1684)

Color: Black & White

Size:
7.5 x 9.7 inches
19.1 x 24.6 cm

An uncommon map of New England covering the eastern seaboard from Maryland to Nova Scotia with an inset of Newfoundland. Only one Great Lake is shown and named "The Lake of the Herekoys - Lac des ou Iroquois". Place names along the coasts, but no other details. Title cartouches and compass rose embellish the map. Crisp impression with a couple of faint spots, overall very good.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $900 - $1,100

Sold for: $850

Closed on 6/14/2000

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