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Sale 2512 Lot 32
(CANADA.) Trutch, J.W.; and Launders, J.B. Map of British Columbia to the 56th Parallel, North Latitude. Hand-colored engraved case map dissected into 24 segments and mounted to original linen. 27 1/4x38 inches overall, folding into publisher's 8vo format gilt and blind stamped blue cloth case; minor wear, colors bright. London: Edward Stanford, 1871
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500
Excellently detailed and visually appealing, this was the first official map of British Columbia after it had recently become the newest province to join the Canadian Confederation in July, 1871; the map was published in October, 1871.