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Lot 0390
Author: Schreiber, Johann Georg
Title: America Verfertiget von Joh. Georg Schreibem in Leipzig
Place Published: Leipzig
Date Published: [1749]

Copper-engraved map, hand-colored. 17x19.8 cm. (6¾x7¾") plus column of engraved text at right.

North and South America with California an island "with nearly flat northern coast and many coastal place names. TERRA ESONIS INCOGNITA and Fretum Anian to northwest; Paye de Moozemleck to north... Column of text to map right explains map abbreviation..." Issued in Atlas selectus von allen konigreichen und landem der welt... McLaughlin 233, state 1.


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German map of America California an island

Estimate $500 - $800Feb 21, 2019
San Francisco, CA, USA