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Carte du Groenland

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A beautifully engraved (and preserved) map of Greenland and Iceland, from Prevost d'Exiles' influential collection of travel narratives, Histoire Generale des Voyages. The map encompasses part of Canada's Baffin Island, Greenland, Iceland, and part of the coast of the mythical "Isles de Bus de la Frislande."
Item Number: RS1971
Cartographer: Bellin / Laurent
Place & Date: Paris / 1770
Size: 9 7/8" x 7 5/8"
Condition: b&w; margins extended with contemporary paper to fit the size of the atlas volume
Price: SOLD