Amos Doolittle 1796 Holy Land map Palestine engraved scarce Samaria
Amos Doolittle 1796 Holy Land map Palestine engraved scarce Samaria Amos Doolittle 1796 Holy Land map Palestine engraved scarce Samaria
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Palestine or the Holy Land.

(Holy Land- Middle East).

Issued Boston, 1796 by Thomas & Andrews. Engraved by Amos Doolittle.

Scarce late 18th century American produced & engraved map.

Paper heavily age toned with some offsetting, fold-lines backed with archival paper & reversible acid-free paste, tiny section of lower left blank margin backed with matching paper (outside engraved area). Map now displays well.

Sheet measures c. 8 1/8" x 6 1/4".

Printed area measures c. 7 1/2" x 5 1/2".

Wheat & Brun, Maps and Charts Published in America Before 1800, 890.

O'Brien, Amos Doolittle: Engraver of the New Republic, pp.21-29.

Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 1.

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