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AMERIQUE
SEPTENTRIONALE


Cartographer: Jan Barend Elwe
Published: Amsterdam, 1792

Copperplate engraving with hand-colouring

Map: 18 1/4" x 22 3/4"
Paper: 21 1/2" x 25"

CDN $950

Note California attached to the mainland but still called Isle de Californie, Canada ou Nouvelle France, large Florida, Indian tribes are named
Largly derived from 17th C. maps by Sanson and Jaillot.