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3311T Boston
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Canada and the Great Lakes, Seven Maps, 18th Century.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3311T Location: Boston Date / Time: November 11, 2019 12:00PM


Canada and the Great Lakes, Seven Maps, 18th Century. Seven mid-folio and smaller format copper-plate engraved maps, some with hand-color or -outlining, including: Bowen's A New & Accurate Map of the Islands of Newfoundland, Cape Breton, St. John and Anticosta, mid-18th century; Carte Generale des Decouvertes de l'Admiral de Fonte, Delisle, 1752; British America, Comprehending Canada, Labrador, New-Foundland, Nova Scota &c., London: Robinson, 1799; Blackmore's Bay of Fundy chart with an inset of The Harbour of Annapolis Royal; Moll's New Caledonia, from his Atlas Minor, c. 1732; Bonne's Partie Occidentale du Canada, c. 1785; [and] Bellin's Carte du Detroit de Weigats, ou de Nassau, from Prevost's Histoire General des Voyages, Paris, 1758, sizes vary. (7)
Estimate $200-300

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Bellin, Delisle, New Caledonia, London, Nassau, Paris