English Empire in North America 13 Colonies 1713 Moll miniature map lovely colorBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
The English Empire in America, Newfound-land, Canada, Hudson's Bay, &c; in Plans.
(North America, 13 Colonies, Newfoundland, New England, Virginia, Carolinas, New France, Bahama Islands, Cuba).
Issued 1713, London by H. Moll.
We note that Martha's Vineyard is called "Martins Vineyard". Compass rose above the boxed title has rhumb lines which impart a strong decorative appeal.
Charming early 18th century engraved miniature map with beautiful hand color.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet measures c. 8" H x 9 3/4" W.
Engraved area measures c. 5 3/4" H x 7 5/8" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 3.