Maine State Archives
First map of the world, published by the single most important French mapmaker of the 17th Century, whose modernistic approach to cartography would redefine commercial cartography and end Dutch domination of the commercial map trade.
Sanson's double hemisphere map of the world is a noteworthy depiction of the island of California and the Great Lakes of North America.
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21" x 15"
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