Great Lakes Region United States Western Canada Sioux Tribes c. 1780 Bonne mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Partie Occidentile du Canada contenant les cinq Grand Lac aces les Pays Criconvoisine.
(North America, Great Lakes Region, Lake Superior, Lake Michigan, Lake Huron, Lake Erie, Lake Ontario, Sioux Tribes, Western Canada, Illinois Tribes).
Issued c. 1780, Paris by Bonne.
Late 18th century engraved map with attractive hand color.
Fine 18th century map focusing on this central region of the U.S. prior to the settlement that would follow in the 19th century.
Remains a nice looking example with a pleasing age patina. Any age flaws mostly minor and easy to overlook or forgive, such as the tiny holes resulting from the ink used to number the map long ago in the top blank margin corner.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 10" H x 14" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 8 1/2" H x 12 1/2" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1.