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(Map of North and South America): L'Amerique Par le S. Rober De Vaugondy by Robert de Vaugondy - 1778 - from The Prime Meridian: Antique Maps & Books and Biblio.com

(Map of North and South America): L'Amerique Par le S. Rober De Vaugondy

by Robert de Vaugondy

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Paris: Chez le Sr. Fortin , 1778. VG+, minimal edge browning and foxing. Folds as issued. Plate 42 from atlas. Nicely hand colored outlines, heavy paper, of this map of the western hemisphere. This is from a 1778 edition (later issue) of the family's "Nouvel Atlas Portatif" (see Pedley's "Bel et Utile" re: historical details for this prominent mapmaking family). The image measures 9.5x8.5 inches..


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