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Lot 0089
  • Map: Carte de la Dominique Prise par les Francois le 7 Septembre 1778
  • Cartographer: Buache
  • Place & Date: Paris / 1778
  • Size: 18 1/2" x 24"
  • Condition: some minor wrinkling and fraying along outer edge of right margin; some folding and a small worm hole near center fold

    Buache's superb, large-scale map of Dominica "taken by the French on September 7, 1778" with good topographical detail, many place names, an inset map and notes on the French plan of attack, and an inset chart of the Lesser Antilles from Antigua to Grenada. A beautifully preserved exemplar in outline color.

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  • Condition

    some minor wrinkling and fraying along outer edge of right margin; some folding and a small worm hole near center fold?

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    Buache: Antique Map of Dominica, 1778

    Auction ended on Sat, Sep 23, 2017
    Estimate $110 - $125
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    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert
    101 Avenue of the Americas
    Suite 900
    New York, NY 10013
    United States
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