John Rocque. A Set of Plans and Forts in America. Reduced from Actual Surveys. London: Mary Ann Rocque, 1765. [catalog record]
Gift of James Melville Hunnewell, 1935.
The Hunnewell gift included much illustrated Americana, including this set of thirty engraved plans of French and English forts from the French and Indian War. First published in 1763, A Set of Plans was reissued (changing only the title-page date) in 1765; today both issues are rare. The plans are a modest 6 x 7.5 inches in size, save for the first fold-out plan of lower Manhattan.
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