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North America, Three Maps.

Auction:
2950B
Lot:
524
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2950B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 30, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

North America, Three Maps. Including: America Septentrionalis a Domino d'Anville in Galliis edita nunc in Anglia, Nuremberg: Homann Heirs, 1756, large double-folio map with hand-outlining, matted and framed, 19 3/4 x 17 3/4 in.; Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali, Nuremberg: Homann Heirs, [c. 1745], large double-page map divided into four quadrants depicting Newfoundland; New England with New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania; Virginia and Maryland; and the Carolinas with northern Florida, hand outlining, some toning, unframed, 23 1/2 x 20 in.; [and] Totius Americae Septentrionalis et Meridionalis Novissima Repraesentatio, Nuremberg: Homann, [c. 1735], hand-colored double page folio map, toning, framed, 23 x 19 1/2 in. (3)
Estimate $300-500


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Anville, Nuremberg, Folio, Homann, Johann Homann, Printing, Public sphere, Publishing

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