[World] Robert de Vaugondy, Mappemonde ou Description Du Globe Terrestre... Paris, 1752. 18¼ x 28. Old color refreshed. VG. First State. Shows tracks of Anson and other voyages of the period (such as the l'Aigle and la Marie). Dots in the South Pacific represent the "antipodes des principales Villes d'Europe" such as Madrid, Stockholm, Paris. The cartouche which is designed by Charles Cochin, Jr. and engraved by Tardieu, features Fame, Cybella, goddess of cities and measurement, other figures. Pedley #8, state 1. $1,800.00
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