“Canada East formerly Lower Canada.” Philadelphia: Thomas Cowperthwait & Co. 1853. 12 3/8 x 15 1/2. Lithograph. Original hand color. Very good condition.
A lovely map of Canada East, now Quebec, from the Philadelphia publishing firm of Thomas Cowperthwait & Co. The region’s cities, rivers, mountains and political boundaries are neatly and accurately displayed. Also of note is the colorful inset map of Nova Scotia and New Brunswick, as well as the other Maritime islands. A charming map of the area.