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Gallery: Catalog: Details: List 105-37

[Kentucky] Buchon, Carte Geographique, Statistique Et Historique Du Kentucky. Paris, 1825. 11 x 18; with text 18 x 24. Original color. VG. While closely following the American example and using many English place names, there are some translations (i.e. "Concession d'Henderson & Cie). The text refers to the Lewis Evans map and to discoveries of Daniel Boone. $300.00

Brothers-in-law Henry C. Carey and Isaac Lea established their partnership in 1822, the same year they issued their Complete Historical, Chronological and Geographical Atlas of the United States. In 1825 it was translated into French and published by Buchon in Paris. The revised American edition appeared in 1827.

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