Nautical Chart: N. America inc. Boston, Nova Scotia
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Lot 0541 Details
Nautical Map: A Chart of the Course of North America, from the Strait of Belle Isle to Boston, Banks and Island of Newfoundland, The Gulf and River of St. Lawrence, Nova Scotia, Bay of Fundie &c, Constructed and Drawn from the Latest Surveys by J.S. Hobbs, FRGS, Hydrographer, 1861. Printed on bottom margin: "A New Edition London 1859 by Charles Wilson at the Navigation Warehouse and Naval Academy." Shown are Boston Harbor, Halifax Harbor, Isle St. Pierre, St. John's, Island of St. Paul, Port St. Andrew, and more. Contains navigational advisory notes on topics such as water temperature, winds, and landmarks. Original blueback paper and canvas edging. A & H Creighton Navigational suppliers label en verso. 40" H x 66 1/4" W. (Additional high-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com)
Edge staining, some small paper losses at lower edge, scattered fingerprint smudges and light foxing/staining scattered in the area near left third, scattered creasing, a couple of 1-2" tears at edges and corners.