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Histoire Generale des Voyages (Atlas)


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An excellent exemplar of the composite Atlas from Prevost d'Exiles' Histoire Generale des Voyages, containing 73 (of 74) single-page and folding maps by Bellin of the Americas (32, including 9 of North America), as well as Africa (10), Asia (22, including Japan, Kamtschatka, the Philippines, and Sibiria), the North Sea (5, including Iceland), and Oceania (4, including the Southern Hemisphere map).
Item Number: B006
Cartographer: Bellin / Prevost d'Exiles
Place & Date: Paris / 1748 (1760)
Size: 7 5/8" x 10"
Condition: b&w as published; attractive contemporary binding intact but scuffed, with some splitting along spine; world map missing
Price: SOLD