Item #37722 Plan of the City and Environs of Quebec, with It Siege and Blockade, by The Americans. from the 8th of December 1775 to the 13th of May 1776. M le Saut du Matelet where Col.l Arnold made his attack on the 31st of Decemf, and was wounded. Engraved by Wm. Faden. William - QUEBEC City MAP. FADEN, Environs.

Plan of the City and Environs of Quebec, with It Siege and Blockade, by The Americans. from the 8th of December 1775 to the 13th of May 1776. M le Saut du Matelet where Col.l Arnold made his attack on the 31st of Decemf, and was wounded. Engraved by Wm. Faden.

London. Published, 12 Septemr, By Wm. Faden, (Succesor to the late Mr Tho.s Jefferys). 1776. No Binding. over all, 54x 705cm, (21.25"x 27.75"); image size: 44.5x 62cm (17.75"x 24.25"), original colour, early expert repair in the top margin replacing a triangular chip approx. 4"x "8, with minor text loss (boundary lines & first letter and last three letters in Road to Beauport', skillfully replaced, overall slight dust worn, very good condition, rare. Nebenzahl. Bibliography of Printed Battle Plans of the American Revolution, 1775-1796. - #44. Shows the American artillery positions, indicating number of guns, and the deployment of Arnold's troops on the Plains of Abraham. The fortifications of the city are delineated, and the references' include the positions where Montgomery and Arnold began their attack on 31 December 1775. Lines of fire from the battery across the Saint Lawrence at Point Levis are shown. - Kershaw IV-1041. Very Good. Item #37722

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