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    Walk from Alaska to Japan on the Terra Esonis

    Carol Allard. Recentißima Novi Orbis Sive Americæ Septentrionalis et Meridionalis Tabula. Amsterdam, circa 1700. Very nice example of California as an island, a striking depiction of the Terra Esonis, a mythic land bridge connecting Northwestern America with Japan, and early representations of Eastern Australia with a New Zealand inset. Hand colored with a small vignette surrounding the cartouche. Approximately 23.25 x 19.5 inches framed to an overall size of 31 x 28 inches. Some light soiling and very faint foxing but still a clean and bright copy. Very good.

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    April, 2014
    2nd Wednesday
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