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Lot 0085
  • Map: Carte Generale des Royaumes, Etats & Domaines, que les Rois & la Couronne de la Grande-Bretagne ont Possedez ou Possedent en Europe en Afrique & en Amerique
  • Cartographer: Rapin de Thoyras
  • Place & Date: Paris / 1770s
  • Size: 21 1/2" x 16"
  • Condition: b&w; folding as issued; a good strong impression; a couple of spots and very light overprinting, otherwise in excellent condition

    A scarce and unusual chart of the Atlantic on a conical projection focussing on the "kingdoms, states and domains which the kings and the crown of Great Britain possess or have possessed in Europe, Africa and America. Britain's colonies in North America (prior to the French and Indian War) are outlined and its Caribbean islands are named. On the other side of the ocean, British claims in Germany, France, Spain and Africa are indicated. A fascinating record of Britain's early global expansion.

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  • Location: This item ships from New YorkNew York

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    Rapin-Thoyras: Antique Map of British Atlantic, 1770

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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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