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Publisher: MAY, B. Y CA.
Title: ISLA DE CUBA [with 2 maps] Plano Pintoresco De La Habana con los numeros de las casas B. May y Ca. 1853. (with) Inset map Puerto y Cereanias De La Habana. (with) 14 views of Havana & prominent buildings.
Published in: Havana, 1853
   
Size: 17.3 x 21.7 inches.
44.0 x 55.0 cm.
Colouring:

On tinted grounds.
Condition: Two maps printed in lithography op tinted ground. Mint condition and very fine impressions. In original brown linen cover, gilt stamped title. Very fine to mint condition.
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Lithographic town-plan surrounded with views of the city of Havana including the "Fuente De La India En El Paseo De Isabel 2a." and "Vista Gral De La Habana." Text on the map discusses the number of houses in the city.
Small inset map of the outer region in lower right corner.

BOUND TOGETHER WITH : map with an inset table of distances from principle cities with their longitude and latitude noted. Views of cities, ports, and events such as cock fighting and the aftereffects of an 1846 hurricane surround the map. Published in "Plano Pintoresco De La Habana con los numeros de las casas", here issued as a folding case map.
This plan of Havana was originally drawn by W.S. Barnard in 1849 and is dated here 1853.
Rare.

Reference:  E. Cueto, Mialhe's Colonial Cuba, pp. 4-6, 127; E. Cueto, Cuba in Old Maps, nos. 82 & 199.



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MAY, B. Y CA. -  ISLA DE CUBA [with 2 maps] Plano Pintoresco De La Habana con los numeros de las casas B. May y Ca. 1853. (with) Inset map Puerto y Cereanias De La Habana. (with) 14 views of Havana & prominent buildings.
MAY, B. Y CA. - ISLA DE CUBA [with 2 maps] Plano Pintoresco De La Habana con los numeros de las casas B. May y Ca. 1853. (with) Inset map Puerto y Cereanias De La Habana. (with) 14 views of Havana & prominent buildings. high resolution image of old map
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MAY, B. Y CA. - ISLA DE CUBA [with 2 maps] Plano Pintoresco De La Habana con los numeros de las casas B. May y Ca. 1853. (with) Inset map Puerto y Cereanias De La Habana. (with) 14 views of Havana & prominent buildings.
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