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Scarce English edition of Morse's map of the Midwest, Northeast and Mid Atlantic States and territories. The map is noteworthy for showing the 5 proposed states of the Ordinance of 1789, which would become Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan and Wisconsin. Cincinnatus is shown. Chicago is shown, along with Detroit. A number of early forts appear. The Land of the Six Nations is shown, as are New Connecticut, Ohio Company lands, the Seven Ranges, Ft. Knox, Ft. Vincennes, Ft. Hamilton, General Wayne's Treaty Line, Ft. Wayne, Ft. Miami, Ft. Franklin, early portages, and many notes on the regions in the west. Backed with linen, to support four inch repaired tear. Scarce. The first time we have handled the English edition of this map.