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1794 French Maps, some bound in an 1815 book titled "A complete body of ancient geography: By Mons. D'Anville, Member of the Royal Academy of Belles-Letters, of the Academy of Sciences at Petersburg, and Secretary to the Duke of Oreleans. Published 12th May 1794 by Richard Holmes Laurie and James Whittle, No 53 Fleet Street, London. Five maps framed, including Orbis veteribus notus, Græcia, Britannia, Græcæ pars septentrionalis, and Græcæ pars meridionalis. Maps remaining bound include Orbis Romani pars orientalis, Orbis Romani pars occidentalis, Gallia, Italia, Asia minor et syria, Palæstina, Ægyptus, and Germany, France, Italy, Spain, and the British Isles. Maps drawn by various individuals. Plate sizes range from 15" H x 17 1/2" W to 21 1/4" H x 28 1/2" W. Note: Formerly part of the Fletcher Free Libray in Burlington, Vermont. Subsequently owned by the Burlington, Vermont mayor Fred O. Stone. Condition: Overall very good condition, some toning. Wear to binding of book.