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Johann Walch:  [Untitled Map of the Northern Hemisphere]

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Title: [Untitled Map of the Northern Hemisphere]

Map Maker: Johann Walch

Place / Date: Augsburg / 1787

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 9 x 7.5 inches

Condition: VG

Price: $1,450.00

Inventory ID: 18651


Description:

Rare early map of the Northern Hemisphere, one of the earliest maps engraved by Walch, who would go on to have a successful career of more than 30 years as a mapmaker in Augsburg.

Nice post-Cook detail, a very early use of information from Cook's Voyages on the NW Coast of America. Many annotations throughout.


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