Lot 40 of 420:
Scarce chart of Cape Breton Island, Canada  

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Océan Atlantique nord. Golfe St. Laurent. Île Cap Breton

Bayfield, Capitaine

[Paris, France]

Dépôt des cartes et plans de la marine



Engraved map with slight hand-tinting. 94x63.5 cm (37x25"), mounted on linen backing and sectioned for folding. 

Scarce separately issued chart of Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada. In the top margin are engraved coastal profiles, with additional ones at the bottom of the map. OCLC/WorldCat lists only one example, that of the 1865 first issue, at Memorial University of Newfoundland. No copies of this re-issue are listed. Rubberstamp of Canadian Department of Energy, Mines and Resources in left margin.

Lot Amendments

Creasing and tears at lower left that were repaired when mounted, another tear from lower edge extending 12" also repaired; very good.

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