CARTE DU MEXIQUE.

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Ambroise Tardieu

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Carte du Mexique.

Copper plate engraving, 1821.
15 1/2 x 9 7/8" (39.3 x 25 cm) plus margins.
Good condition save for repairs along left margin. Original outline color.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 91428
Price: $350.00
Publisher :
A fine map of Mexico. Texas and Rocky Mountains. This map shows an area from the Mexico-Guatemala border northward to the Great Salt Lake. Includes both Salt Lake and the mythical lake to its south, with what amounts to a continuation of the Rio de San Buenaventura extending eastward. Texas is named with a few cities including San Antonio shown. Louisiane and Nouveau Mexique also appear. Manyl Indian tribes are named.. Appeared in La Harpe's Histoire Generale des Voyages. Maps

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