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The Americas

PHILIPPE DE PRETOT, Etienne André.

Nouvelle Carte des Parties Occidentales du Monde Servant a indiquer les Navigations Decouvertes et Etablissements De Hollandois en Amerique...
Paris, c 1765. 220 x 475mm.

A beautiful French edition of Tirion's 1754 map of the Americas. The maps are identical except that a highly decorated scrollwork and floral cartouche has replaced Tirion's plain cartouche. A Northwest Passage is shown through North America, beginning at the Great Lakes and ending in a large river emptying into the Pacific at about 50 deg. N. latitude. Engraved by Jean Lattre.


Stock ID : 20804

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Stock Id :20804

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The Americas

PHILIPPE DE PRETOT, Etienne André.

Nouvelle Carte des Parties Occidentales du Monde Servant a indiquer les Navigations Decouvertes et Etablissements De Hollandois en Amerique...
Paris, c 1765. 220 x 475mm.

A beautiful French edition of Tirion's 1754 map of the Americas. The maps are identical except that a highly decorated scrollwork and floral cartouche has replaced Tirion's plain cartouche. A Northwest Passage is shown through North America, beginning at the Great Lakes and ending in a large river emptying into the Pacific at about 50 deg. N. latitude. Engraved by Jean Lattre.


Stock ID : 20804

£330

£330

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