No. 13 From Entrance to Buzzard's Bay Mass. to Block Island Sound R.I.
Date Published: 1860
Description: Sea chart. Lithograph mounted on linen with hand coloring. Image measures 37.5" x 27.25". First sheet only.
Comments: Beautiful sea chart showing the coast of New England from Block Island to southern Massachusetts. Includes sailing directions and dangers. Lists locations of lighthouses and tide information. Part of a triptych, Coast Charts Nos. 11, 12 & 13: Coast of the United States Monomoy and Nantucket Shoals to Block Island; Minor toning along original folds. Alexander Dallas Bache (1806-1867) was an incredibly prolific surveyor, who worked as the superintendent of the United States Coast Survey.Binding: unbound
Condition: very good(+)
Book ID: 217801