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Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York. Tobias Conrad Lotter (1717-1777) Pensylvania Nova Jersey et Nova York cum Regionibus ad Fluvium

Auction:
3040B
Lot:
641
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York. Tobias Conrad Lotter (1717-1777) Pensylvania Nova Jersey et Nova York cum Regionibus ad Fluvium Delaware in America Sitis. Augsburg: Lotter, 1760. Double folio page copper-plate engraved map on laid paper, hand-colored, with a large cartouche in the upper left showing William Penn trading with indigenous people; a strange map, which shows Cape Cod attached to Connecticut, Massachusetts north of Boston (which is also in Connecticut), and New Hampshire with a long stretch of coastline; New Jersey fares better; New York has taken a novel shape, 24 x 20 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


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William Penn, Tobias Conrad Lotter, Nova Jersey, Nova York, Lotter

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