Plan de l'Embouchure de Rio Colorado dans la Mer Vermeille/Plan du Port de S. Diego situe sur la cote septentrionale de la Californie (California/San Diego)

Eugene Duflot de Mofras

Published by Arthus Bertrand, 1844
Used Condition: Very Good No Binding
From Arader Galleries of Philadelphia, PA (Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since October 15, 2012

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 1,500.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.50 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Engraving from the atlas volume of Duflot de Mofras' Exploration du Territoire de L'Oregon, des Californies et de la Mer Vermeille. Two maps on one sheet. Sheet size: 12 x 19 3/4". Frame size: 21 3/4 x 27 1/4". Inventory#: p1938pfat. This is probably the second printed plan of the port of San Diego, California, preceded only by the Spanish Admiralty chart published in 1802. It give excellent detail of what was then a very small Spanish settlement, locating the Mission of San Diego, the Presidio, or fort (then in ruins), and the small town ("Pueblo"). Wagner calls Duflot de Mofras' work "one of the twenty rarest and most important.dealing with the history of California". Bookseller Inventory # 001938

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Plan de l'Embouchure de Rio Colorado dans la...

Publisher: Arthus Bertrand

Publication Date: 1844

Binding: N/A

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: N/A

Store Description

Arader Galleries has specialized in the field of color plate books and early works on paper for over thirty years. The size and quality of our inventory is second to no other dealer. We are committed to building the finest art and book collections for our clients. We welcome the opportunity to work with you. Lori Cohen, Gallery Director, has worked in the international fine art market for 22 years. She advises museums and libraries on acquisitions as well as distinguished private and corporate collections throughout the United States and Europe.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

100% Satisfaction Guaranteed!
W. Graham Arader, III
Rare Maps, Books, and Prints
1308 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Authorized Representative: Lori Cohen

Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order Cash Bank Draft Bank/Wire Transfer