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Mexico
KITCHIN, Thomas., Mexico or New Spain., antique map, old maps KITCHIN, Thomas. - Mexico or New Spain.
London, 1795, Attractive Coloring. 285x385mm. In fine condition with multi folds as issued.
One of the most popular maps of Mexico and the Southwest of America during the late 18th century. The map reflects the contemporary commercial cartography of 1777, the date of first publication of the map, immediately before the Jesuit expansion into Upper California began to yield cartographic deta... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 250 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Mexico cities
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Alvarado's greed in Mexico City] / [Spanish are attacked by Indians in Costa Rica]., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Alvarado's greed in Mexico City] / [Spanish are attacked by Indians in Costa Rica].
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 150x190mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned and stained, as is usual. Crude repairs to most margins. Size of sheet: 345 x 222 mm. German text and on verso.
Two engravings [084] Cortés and his men marched into, and occupied Mexico City in 1520. Some time later Cortés was needed elsewhere, so he left Alvarado in charge. While the Indians were having a festival, the Spanish turned up to watch the ceremonies.
On seeing the valuable jewelry that the I...
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Estimate
($ 90 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3