Dec 13, 2018 - Sale 2496

Sale 2496 - Lot 8

Price Realized: $ 6,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 4,000
BERRY, WILLIAM. North America Divided into its Principall Parts Where are Distinguished the Severall States Which Belong to the English, Spanish and French. Large double-page engraved map of North America on two sheets joined. 22 1/4x35 inches sheet size, margins trimmed to the neatline; modified original hand-color in outline; light staining, short repairs and small losses within the sheet though not affecting engraved areas; would restore. London, 1680 [but 1681]

Additional Details

"the anglicising of the continent" (Burden). Very scarce large-format English map of North America following the Sanson/Jaillot model. Burden 532.