Moll's Atlas of America (1717)

Moll

Atlas Geographus or a Compleat System of Geography (Ancient and Modern) for America..with the discoveries and improvements of the best Spanish, Dutch, French and English Authors and Travellers..with new maps by Herman Moll

Published: 1717

Date: 1717

Atlas Geographus or a Compleat System of Geography (Ancient and Modern) for America..with the discoveries and improvements of the best Spanish, Dutch, French and English Authors and Travellers..with new maps by Herman Moll, published by John Nicholson, London 1717. Volume V, America. In stiff original leather boards, size 23 by 18 cm. 808 pages plus index. The 24 maps include America (with California as an island); North America (again, with California as an island); Barbados; Jamaica; Mexico or New Spain from Lower California across to Florida; New France: Carolina and Bermuda; Virginia and Maryland; New England and New York; Terra Firma, Guiana and the Antilles Islands; Newfoundland and a map of Australia (New Guinea, New Britain and New Holland). All maps present as listed. The three maps of the West Indies are rather dull but still VG. Small ink stain to bottom of title page, hinges weak but binding still sound. Occasional offsetting. Good to VG condition.

Illustrated
Complete with all maps as called for

Condition
Good

Binding
Stiff leather binding

£2350

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