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Stock# 63661
Description

One of the earliest obtainable maps of the state of New Jersey. 

Shows counties, towns, roads, rivers, lakes, islands, chuches, court houses, and other early details.

Includes topographical details.  The map is reduced from the Reid map, which in turn is based upon Samuel Lewis' map. 

This map appeared in Volume IV of John Payne's New and Complete Universal Geography… published in New York by John Low at the Shakespeare Head, No. 332 Water-Street, in 1799. Following the publication of Carey's American Atlas in 1795, there were a small group of 18th Century works which included a complete set of state maps, including John Reid's American Atlas, Joseph T. Scott's Gazetteer, Carey's Pocket atlas and works by Jeddidiah Morse. 

Condition Description
Minor discoloration at fold.
Reference
Wheat & Brun 420