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Auction 99, Lot 218

"The State of New Hampshire, Compiled chiefly from Actual Surveys", Reid, John

Subject: New Hampshire

Period: 1796 (dated)

Publication: American Atlas

Color: Black & White

11 x 17.3 inches
27.9 x 43.9 cm

An early map of the state engraved by Benjamin Tanner and based on a map by Samuel Lewis in 1795. This great topographical map shows primary roads, county boundaries and towns. The maps from Reid's American Atlas, the second atlas published in America, are rarely seen on the market.

References: Phillips (A) #1216-4; Wheat & Brun # 189.

Condition: A

Minor light stains in margins that have been slightly trimmed.

Estimate: $500 - $600

Sold for: $350

Closed on 6/12/2002