Auction 96, Lot 161

"Carte Geographique, Statistique et Historique du Connecticut", Buchon, Jean Alexandre

Subject: Connecticut

Period: 1825 (published)

Publication: Atlas Geographique, Statistique, Historique et Chronologique des Deux Ameriques

Color: Hand Color

Size:
11.2 x 9.5 inches
28.4 x 24.1 cm

This map is from the French edition of Carey & Lea's American Atlas with French text surrounding the map on three side of the large folio sheet. The map was originally engraved by Young & Delleker in 1822. It is a beautiful pastel colored map of the state with counties, roads and towns all well delineated. Photocopy of the atlas title page accompanies the map.

References: Thompson #70.

Condition: A+

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $130

Closed on 9/12/2001

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