France 1796 Doolittle scarce American engraved mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
France Divided into Circles and Departments.
(Europe, France, Brittany, Paris, Calais, Loire, Seine).
Issued Boston, 1796 by Thomas & Andrews. Engraved by Amos Doolittle.
Scarce late 18th century American produced & engraved map.
Paper age toned with some offsetting, minor well done rice paper repairs to fold-line ends, map now displays well.
Sheet measures c. 8 1/8" x 6 1/4".
Printed area measures c. 7 1/2" x 5 1/2".
Wheat & Brun, Maps and Charts Published in America Before 1800, 890.
O'Brien, Amos Doolittle: Engraver of the New Republic, pp.21-29.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 1, p.380.