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Details: 2pcs Decorative Antique Maps FRAMED GEOGRAPHY MADE EASY JEDIDIAH MORSE 1798 Map Of North America & World Map American Universal Geography Collectible

This group features 3 matted and framed pages from a 1798 text entitled "Geography Made Easy" by Jedidiah Morse. One frame contains the title page of the book and a map of the North American Hemisphere and the other frame features a map of the world as it was understood in 1798. Both frames measure approximately 12" x 9.25".

The full title of the text reads: "Geography Made Easy: Being an Abridgment of the American Universal Geography Containing Astronomical Geography; Discovery and General Description of America; General View of the United States; Particular Accounts of the United States of America and of All the Kingdoms, States and Republics in the Known World, in Regard to Their Boundaries, Extent, Rivers, Lakes, Mountains, Productions, Population, Character, Government, Trade, Manufactures, Curiosities, History, &c. To Which is Added, An Improved Chronological Table of Remarkable Events, from the Creation to the Present Time,. Illustrated with a Map of the World, and a Map of North America. Calculated Particularly for the Use and Improvement of Schools and Academies in the United States of America."

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Condition / Notes: The pages in this pair of frames display typical indications of age and wear including some toning, foxing, and marginal chipping. The pages have not been examined outside of their frames.

The stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $23.00

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2pcs Decorative Antique Maps FRAMED GEOGRAPHY MADE EASY

Estimate $70 - $200Apr 22, 2018