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A New Map of Central America.
(North America, Central America, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Early Panama Canal Plans).
Issued 1857, Philadelphia by DeSilver.
Uncommon mid-19th century lithographed map, with original hand color. fine decorative appeal due to the scroll border.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet Measures c. 14" H x 18" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 2, pp. 443