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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Boye, Herman
Date:
1827
Short Title:
A Map of the State of Virginia.
Publisher:
H.S. Tanner
Philadelphia
Type:
Case Map
Obj Height cm:
76
Obj Width cm:
122
Scale 1:
570,240
Note:
Reduced from Boye's 1826 nine sheet Virginia map. 1 of 800 issued. Copyright October 31, 1827. Scarce full color map not in Phillips. Includes insets of tables, Memoranda, and Geological remarks. Even though a reduction of the huge nine sheet map (154x237) this is still an imposing map, full of much detail and engraved in Tanner's best style. Enclosed in a new green linen case with "Virginia, Herman Boye, 1827" on the spine in gold.
Reference:
Ristow pp 122-3.
State/Province:
Virginia
Full Title:
A Map of the State of Virginia Reduced From the Nine Sheet Map of the State, In Conformity to Law: by Herman Boye. Engraved by H.S. Tanner and E.B. Dawson. Entered ... the 31st day of October 1827 by W.B. Giles ... Virginia.
List No:
3130.000
Series No:
1
Engraver or Printer:
Dawson, E.B.; Tanner, Henry S.
Publication Author:
Boye, Herman
Pub Date:
1827
Pub Title:
A Map of the State of Virginia Reduced From the Nine Sheet Map of the State, In Conformity to Law: by Herman Boye. Engraved by H.S. Tanner and E.B. Dawson. Entered ... the 31st day of October 1827 by W.B. Giles ... Virginia.
Pub Reference:
Ristow pp 122-3.
Pub Note:
Reduced from Boye's 1826 nine sheet Virginia map. 1 of 800 issued. Copyright October 31, 1827. Scarce full color map not in Phillips. Includes insets of tables, Memoranda, and Geological remarks. Even though a reduction of the huge nine sheet map (154x237) this is still an imposing map, full of much detail and engraved in Tanner's best style. Enclosed in a new green linen case with "Virginia, Herman Boye, 1827" on the spine in gold.
Pub List No:
3130.000
Pub Type:
Case Map
Pub Maps:
1
Pub Height cm:
20
Pub Width cm:
13
Image No:
3130000
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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