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Lot 0165 Details

Description
BOWLES, Carrington (1724-1793 ), After EVANS, Lewis (1700-1756).
A General Map of the Middle British Colonies in America...
Engraved Map with original hand color in part.
London, 1771 (3rd State).
21 1/2" x 29 1/4" sheet.
This is Carrington Bowles pirated version of Lewis Evans' seminal map of the Middle British colonies, which is one of the landmarks of American cartography. It illustrates the region from Montreal and the lower end of Lake Huron to the North Carolina border, and from the Falls of the Ohio to Narragansett Bay, with an inset of the Ohio River valley.
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Bowles Map of the British Colonies

Estimate $3,000 - $5,000Sep 28, 2019
Starting Price $1,500
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