CARTE DE LA BAYE DE CHESAPEACK ET PAYS VOISINS.

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Jacques Bellin


Carte de la Baye de Chesapeack et Pays Voisins.

Copper plate engraving, 1747-.61.
Image size 7 1/2 x 11 3/8" (19 x 28.8 cm) plus margins.
Good condition. B/W
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 18727
Price: $650.00
Publisher : Published by Abbe Prevost, Paris.
From Antoine Prevost's "Histoire generale des voyages." This detailed map of the Chesapeake Bay area includes Delware Bay and southern New Jersey. It extends west to Fort Cumberland. Major rivers such as the Potomack and Rappahannock are mapped. Early towns sited include Alexandria, Fredericksburg, Williamsburg, Norfolk, Annapolis, and Baltimore. Maps

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