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Karte von der Insel Barbade

Bellin's small map of Barbados for Prevost's influential Histoire Generale des Voyages. The map shows the island divided into parishes and includes many topographical details and place names and a decorative floral cartouche. This exemplar, a strong dark impression, beautifully preserved, is from the scarcer German edition of Prevost's work.
Item Number: RS1814
Cartographer: Bellin / Arkstee&Merkus
Place & Date: Leipzig / 1760
Size: 5 3/4" x 7 5/8"
Condition: b&w; overall age toning; light browning along margins
Price: $135.00