Part of "Caroline Meridionale et Partie de la Georgie Par le Chevr. Bull Gouverneur Lieutenant le Capitaine Gascoign. Chevr. Bryan et de Brahm Arpenteur General de la Caroline Meridle et un des Arpentteurs de la Georgie" by William Gerard De Brahm, published by Chez le Rouge rue des grands Augustins, Paris, 1777. Copper plate engraving on laid paper with Thomas Dupuy watermark, depicting Georgia and part of South Carolina focusing along the coastlines depicting early towns, including Savannah, rivers and other bodies of water, and other points of interest. Title and scale of miles, lower right. "Sud", lower right below map. Left and lower edges of map surrounded by scale notations and line border. Image – 25 5/8" H x 20 1/2" W. Plate – 27 1/4" H x 21" W. Sheet – 29" H x 21 3/4" W. Provenance: Property of a private Knoxville, Tennessee collection. CONDITION: Overall good condition. Does not include Le Rouge's inset strip map. Remnants of glue, paper tears from separation of inset map sheet. Tears, including two 1 1/2" scotch tape repair, edges of sheet.
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