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1607. London: [circa 1607-1637]. 4to., 12 3/4 x 15 1/2”, hand-colored engraving 8 5/8 x 15 1/4”, with a compass rose, the Royal Arms supported by lion and unicorn, a sea monster, a galleon in full sail, and elaborately engraved cartouches to the title, the key and the scale. Small..... More
1179. London: J. Cary Engraver & Mapseller, Jan. 1, 1793. 4to., 9 3/4 x 12 7/8”, hand-colored engraving 8 3/8 x 10 1/4”, with compass, key and scale. Minor foxing and damp stains; very good. § From an early edition of the New and Correct Atlas John Cary, first..... More