CARTE DU COURS DU FLEUVE DE ST. LAURENT DEPUIS SON EMBOUCHURE JUSQUAU DESSUS DE QUEBEC.

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Jacques Bellin


Carte du Cours du Fleuve de St. Laurent Depuis son Embouchure jusquau dessus de Quebec.

Copper plate engraving, 1780.
7 1/2 x 11 3/8" (190 x 300 mm) plus margins.
Good condition. B/W
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 24951
Price: $125.00
Publisher : Published by Jean Francois de La Harpe, Paris.
A fine map the of St. Lawrence River. This map appeared in Prevost's "L'Histoire Generale des Voyages".

The cartographer Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703-1772) was one of the most important and proficient French cartographers of the eighteenth century. He was appointed the first Ingenieur Hydrographe de la Marine, and also the Official Hydrographer to the French King.
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