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Carte du Mexique


Bellin's beautifully detailed map of the Mexican heartland, from Durango to south of Oaxaca, with Mexico City at ithe center, from Prévost d'Exiles' influential travel narratives, Histoire Générale des Voyages. Includes a wealth of place names and a charmingly rococo title cartouche.
Item Number: RS2026
Cartographer: Bellin
Place & Date: Paris / 1754/1760
Size: 11 3/8" x 8 1/4"
Condition: b&w; light overall age toning and some minor stains; a tiny repaired puncture hole in the lower left quadrant; the place names that extend beyond the lower border are weakly printed; margins extended with contemporary paper to fit the size of the atlas volume
Price: $135.00