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Des Barres, Joseph F W
Keppell Harbour; Knowles Harbour; Tangier Harbour; Saunder's Harbour; Deane Harbour
London: Des Barres, Joseph F.W., 1779. Very Good, lower margin extended. Laid down on acid free paper for long term preservation. . Maps Canada East Nova Scotia; , This map of the Keppell, Knowles, Tangier, Saunder's, and Deane harbours found on Cape Breton Island in Nova Scotia appears in The Atlantic Neptune, an important cartographic work published by De Barres. Colonel Joseph Frederick Wallet DesBarres (1721 - 1824) was a hydrographer, cartographer, military engineer and landscape artist who served in the Seven Years War, in part, as the aide-de-camp to General James Wolfe. He also created the monumental four volume Atlantic Neptune, which was the most important collection of maps, charts and views of North America published in the eighteenth century. Finally, he was the Governor of Cape Breton Island and Prince Edward Island. , Size : 620x930 (mm), 24.41x36.61 (Inches), Original faint Hand Coloring
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