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The Mapping of North America

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This classical map was firsts published in the ‘Geographia Sacra’ by Francois Halma (1653-1722). He was a printer, publisher, and bookseller in Utrecht, Amsterdam, and Leeuwarden. This is the first state of his map illustrating the bishoprics of the British isles. The remaining two states were published by Pierre Vander Aa. Provenance: Doreen Green 1991; private English collection. Shirley (1988) Halma 2.
HALMA, Francois

Antiquorum Britanniae Episcopatuum Geographica Descriptio

Amsterdam, 1704
375 x 515 mm., recent outline and wash colour, in good condition.
Stock number: 10532
£ 125
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