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Number: 3473
Continent: Africa
Region: West
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Year of Origin: 1719
Title: Vue et Description des Forts que les Hollandois, Anglois et Danois ont sur la Cote de Guinee pour l'Intelligence du Commerce que ces Nations Font en ce Pais-la
Sub-Title: [upper right margin] Tom VI. No 14. Pag:58
Language: French
Publish Origin: Paris
Height: 36.5
Width: 42.5
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Size Class.: Medium
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Color Type: Full Color
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Publisher: Henri Abraham Chatelain
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Notes: [source: Kapp viaOLD WORLD AUCTION 9.2018] from 'Atlas Historique', This is a unique sheet with twelve views of forts on the west coast of Africa. The forts were built during the period of European colonization and the slave trade, including those of the Dutch, English and Danish. Views surround a central panel of French text, which contains descriptions of each of the forts. Excellent impression with a Strasburg Lily watermark;
Last updated: Oct 22, 2018