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    Thayer, Bridgman & Fanning. Map of the United States, Canada, Mexico and the West Indies with Central America. New York: 1853.
    Thayer, Bridgman & Fanning. Map of the United States, Canada, Mexico and the West Indies with Central America, Showing all the routes to California with a table of Distances. New York: 1853. D. McLellan, lithographer. Lithographed map. Single sheet (26.125 x 21.625 inches; 664 x 550 mm). Hand-colored in outline and decorated with printed ornamental border and 5 ships. Creases along old folds, repairs to verso with archival tape, some staining and spotting, more visible on verso. Very good. Presumed first edition, predating map listed by Wheat (published by Ensign, Bridgman & Fanning) by one year. Wheat 258 (revised edition).


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