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John Henry County Map of Virginia, 1770 facsimile  

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The John Henry County Map of Virginia, 1770

Henry, John

Charlottesville, VA

University Press of Virginia



Four folding maps and unpaginated stapled booklet in stiff grey folder, in grey card slipcase. Exterior dimensions: 36x27 cm (14x10"). One of 500 copies of this facsimile edition. 

Facsimile reproductions of John Henry's map of 1770 with accompanying introduction by Louis B. Wright.  A major piece of Virginia cartographic history, as it was the first map to show the county boundaries within the state.

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Some scuffing and light wear to slipcase and folder, contents fine.

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