"[Lot of 14 maps]",
Subject: World, Miscellaneous
Period: 1755-70 (published)
Publication: Gentleman's Magazine
Color: Black & White
Nice set of copper engraved maps of various parts of the world. Engraved by Lodge, Gibson and others. Several with ornate cartouches. Includes: The Geography of the Great Solar Eclipse…, A Map of the New Continent…, Old Map of the Continent…, A Genuine Plan of Cherburg…, A complete Chart of the Coast of France…, Plan of Stralsund…, The Moguls Empire…, An Accurate Map of the Seat of War in the Mediterranean…, A Map of Falkland Islands…, A New and Accurate Map of Turkey in Europe…(2x), A Map of the Rhine…, A Compleat Map of Germany…, and an untitled map of Europe, Africa and Asia showing the course of the exploration of Bougainville.
Various sizes, nearly all folding. All evenly toned or with faint offsetting, some trimmed close or into neatline, as issued. Most very good, but a couple only fair.