[DIDEROT, DENIS and JEAN LE ROND D'ALEMBERT.] 10 folding engraved maps of the American Northwest,
Lot 2005
[DIDEROT, DENIS and JEAN LE ROND D'ALEMBERT.]
10 folding engraved maps of the American Northwest,
Sold for US$ 937 inc. premium

Lot Details
[DIDEROT, DENIS and JEAN LE ROND D'ALEMBERT.]
10 folding engraved maps of the American Northwest, 250 x 190 mm, 1772. Recent calf. A couple of small tears at folds, very faint offsetting, light soiling and tattering to a few fore-edges.

Complete set of 10 maps from the Supplément to Diderot and d'Alembert's Encyclopédie by Robert de Vaugondy after Philippe Buache, Guillaume Delisle, Nicolas Sanson, Thomas Jeffreys and others. Comprising: Parties nord et ouest de l'Amerique * Parties Nord et Est de l'Asie * Nouvelle Représentation Des Côtes Nord et Est de l'Asie * Carte de la Californie et des Pays Nord-Ouest * Carte de la Californie Suivant... * Carte des Nouvelles Découvertes * Carte Générale des Découvertes de l'Amiral de Fonte et Autres Navigateurs Espagnols... * Carte Générale ... la Grande Probabilité... * Carte ... des Terres Arctiques and Partie de la Carte du Capitaine Cluny. Wagner Cartography of the Northwest Coast 637.
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