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Carte de l'Accadie et Pais Voisins


Bellin's beautifully designed and highly detailed map of Acadia and "neighboring countries." With superb coastal details and many place names, the map encompasses present-day Nova Scotia (part of which is named Acadie here), Cape Breton Island (Isle Royale), Prince Edward Island (Isle Saint Jean) and part of New Brunswick. A note under Acadia states that the fishing here is "very good." From the atlas of Prevost d'Exiles' Histoire Generale des Voyages.
Item Number: RS2031
Cartographer: Bellin
Place & Date: Paris / 1757/1760
Size: 12 7/8" x 8 1/4"
Condition: b&w; overall age toning; some minor spotting; a tiny repaired puncture hole in the lower left quadrant; margins extended with contemporary paper to fit the size of the atlas volume
Price: $165.00