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Map of North America.
(North America, United States, Canada, Mexico, British America, Russian America).
Issued 1853, New York by Burgess. Engraved by Stiles, Sherman, and Smith.
Mid-19th century wax engraved map with original hand color.
Texas prominently labelled and shown in an enlarged Republic outline shape, Russian America within Alaska, British America across Canada.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, some old small spot staining any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet Measures c. 11 5/8"H x 9 1/8"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1.