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Publisher: PERROT, A.
Title: Carte Dressee pour la Lecture du Corsaire Rouge Roman de J. Fenimore Cooper.
Published in: Paris, 1837
   
Size: 5.7 x 6.7 inches.
14.5 x 17.0 cm.
Colouring:

Original Outline Colouring
Condition: In fine condition with folds as issued.
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A finely engraved map of the eastern part of America from Portland around to Louisiana. It has an insert of Newport, Rhode Island. Featured is a title cartouche of arms. Engraved by Pierre Tardieu.
The map is intended to illustrate the region inhabited by the characters of James Fenimore Cooper's classic work of historical fiction, the 'Last of the Mohicans'.
The Last of the Mohicans is set in 1757, during the French and Indian War (the Seven Years' War), when France and Great Britain battled for control of North America. During this war, both the French and the British used Native American allies, but the French were particularly dependent, as they were outnumbered in the Northeast frontier areas by the more numerous British colonists.




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