Canada - Raspe


Canada - Raspe

Product no.: 3211
£300.00


Raspe, Gabriel Nikolaus (1712 - 1785):  Grund riss der amerikanischen Insuln/ Cape Breton, St. Jean und Anticosti im Flusse S.Laurencii.

Nuremberg1764 

copper engraved map with old hand colouring; overall 25 x 40 cm; plate 22,5 x 37 cm. fold as issued; some contemporary ink smudges; some faint foxing; on verso: hand written annotation; o/w vg cond.

A rare map showing parts of Nova Scotia, St. Jean, Cape Breton and Anticosti (as an inset), by Raspe, a German publisher and book seller, from ‘Schauplatz des gegenwaertigen Kriegs’.

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Ref: 3211 £300

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