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World Map- Double Hemispheres): Mappe - Monde Par Le S. Robert De Vaugondy.1780
Chez le Sr. Fortin, Paris 1780 - VG+, minimal edge browning and foxing. Nicely hand colored outlines, heavy paper, double hemisphere, peninsular California. This is plate 1 from a 1778 edition (later issue; clearly marked on title page, even though map itself lists 1780 in cartouche) of the family's "Nouvel Atlas Portatif" (see Pedley's "Bel et Utile" re: historical details for this prominent mapmaking family). The image measures 10.5x16.5 inches.
      [Bookseller: The Prime Meridian: Antique Maps & Books]
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