Philadelphia, PA: Carey & Lea, 1822. First Edition. Unbound. Very good+ condition. Item #005210
22.25" (width) x 17.5" (height) printed sheet, with 14.25" x 9.75" hand-colored map near center of sheet (five color). Excellent condition, with minor browing to center fold, which is offsetting from original glue from reverse hinge. Minor browning to margins of sheet, easily framed out. An attractive image, suitable for office/library display or gift. Includes an extra sheet of letterpress to accomodate the large image size. Shows Lake of the Woods (northwest of Lake Superior) all the way east to Newfoundland; Indian territory is marked as such. Originally bound in an atlas titled "A Complete Historical, Chronological, and Geographical Atlas, Being A Guide to the History of North and South America, and the West Indies: Exhibiting an Accurate Account of the Discovery, Settlement, and Progress of their Various Kingdoms, States, Provinces, &c. Together with Wars, Celebrated Battles, and Remarkable Events, to the Year 1822. According to the Plan of LeSage's Atlas, and Intended as a Companion to Lavoisne's Improvement of that Celebrated Work." Americana.