A Plan of the Harbour of Chebucto and Town of Halifax.

[London.]: From the July, 1750 issue of Gentleman's Magazine. 1750. Remargined on all sides except the top. Strong impression. Some age toning and minor foxing. 8 3/4 x 10 3/4." Item #3500

The so-called "Porcupine Map," on account of the representation of one in the lower right corner of the plate on which the map appears. Other native fauna as well as several Nova Scotia-related coats of arms also decorate the plate. Jolly, Maps of America in Periodicals before 1800: 36. Kershaw, Early Printed Maps of Canada: 813, Plate 600 (Vol. III).

Price: $750.00