A world atlas by the French geographer Adrien Brué with two maps showing Texas as an independent republic. 1 title leaf+1dedicatory leaf+1 table of contents leaf+. 65 double page large maps printed on quality heavy paper.Two maps show and mention the Republic of Texas during the American Civil war period when Texas withdrew from the Union. In both maps Brué labels Texas as an independent republic appearing in larger letters. In addition, one of the maps titles uses the term "REPUBLIQUE DU TEXAS" which is very rare to occur in any map.
Carte Générale des États-Unis Mexicains, de la République du Texas et des etats de l'Amérique Centrale... Maps size: about 53 x 66 cm (21 x 26 inches). The interior condition is very good to excellent. No tears (except for one page with a tiny marginal tear).One map (Brasil) is slightly detached without suffering any damage. Some general very minor yellowing. Attractive red half-maroquin period binding. Binding with defects, joints cracked.
The item "1864- WORLD ATLAS TEXAS AS REPUBLIC AMERICAN CIVIL WAR- 65 LARGE MAPS" is in sale since Monday, May 13, 2013. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\North America Maps".
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