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Lot 0151
  • Map Title: Carte de l'Emboucheure du Lac de Maracaye jusqu'a Gibraltar
  • Cartographer: Roussel/Exquemelin
  • Place & Date: Paris / 1686
  • Size: 11 3/4" x 8 3/4"
  • Condition: old color; overall age toning and some browning and spotting; margins restored/repaired

    A scarce map of the Lake Maracaibo area, including the city of Maracaibo and the town of Gibraltar in what is now Venezuela, from Exquemelin's famous Spanish-main pirate narrative, Histoire des aventuriers flibustiers qui se sont signalés dans les Indes. Among the map's many fascinating details are cacao and tobacco plantations, Indian "tree houses," two cattle ranches, and the "lands of the Indians still not subjugated."

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  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $17.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Flat-rate of $45.00 to anywhere in the world.
  • Location: This item ships from New York

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  • Condition

    old color; overall age toning and some browning and spotting; margins restored/repaired

    Buyer's Premium

    • 15%

    Roussel/Exquemelin: Lake Maracaibo Area, Venezuela

    Estimate $50 - $60Jul 11, 2018
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    Ships from verified Jasper52 seller #25841 in New York
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    New York, NY, USA
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert