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Early 18th century map of the Americas, with California as an island

CLUVER, Philip.

America.
London: John Senex, 1711. Coloured. 210 x 255mm.

A map of North and South America, engraved by John Senex for a London edition of Cluver's 'Introduction to Universal Geography'. California is shown as an island; the Great Lakes are ignored; and the 'Strait of Anian' suggests a North West Passage. Elsewhere are the partial outline of a huge New Zealand, and Jesso & Companies Land near Japan.

McCLAUGHLIN: 177.
Stock ID : 20841

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Stock Id :20841

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Early 18th century map of the Americas, with California as an island

CLUVER, Philip.

America.
London: John Senex, 1711. Coloured. 210 x 255mm.

A map of North and South America, engraved by John Senex for a London edition of Cluver's 'Introduction to Universal Geography'. California is shown as an island; the Great Lakes are ignored; and the 'Strait of Anian' suggests a North West Passage. Elsewhere are the partial outline of a huge New Zealand, and Jesso & Companies Land near Japan.

McCLAUGHLIN: 177.
Stock ID : 20841

£380

£380

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