New York. 1824. Folding map, 51 x 51 inches, backed on linen as issued. Significant foxing. Original portfolio of boards with roan spine, expertly rebacked. In a cloth clamshell box, leather label. Item #WRCAM26137
Styled "second edition." Handsome large- scale early map of New York State and part of Pennsylvania and New Jersey and Canada. Boundaries outlined in color, with notes on roads, forts, ironworks, and Indian villages. Lay was one of the most important cartographers working in New York and Pennsylvania at the time.