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Gold-rush California

MARZOLLA, Benedetto.

Nuova California (Stati Uniti dell'America Settentrionale).
Naples, 1851, original colour, printed area 430 x 590mm.

A scarce and unusual map of the Southwestern United States surrounded by copious text in Italian giving details about the countryside, its products and inhabitants. With an inset of Monterey and San Francisco Bay.

In this map Marzolla has updated Hypolite Ferry's map of 1850 by including extensive notes throughout. This map gives details of the situation of local tribes, the caravan routes, gold regions and a French colony is shown north of the Umqua River.


Stock ID : 13302

£650

£650

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Stock Id :13302

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Gold-rush California

MARZOLLA, Benedetto.

Nuova California (Stati Uniti dell'America Settentrionale).
Naples, 1851, original colour, printed area 430 x 590mm.

A scarce and unusual map of the Southwestern United States surrounded by copious text in Italian giving details about the countryside, its products and inhabitants. With an inset of Monterey and San Francisco Bay.

In this map Marzolla has updated Hypolite Ferry's map of 1850 by including extensive notes throughout. This map gives details of the situation of local tribes, the caravan routes, gold regions and a French colony is shown north of the Umqua River.


Stock ID : 13302

£650

£650