George W. Eldridge's Book of Habor Charts, New York to Newport.
Place Published: Boston
Publisher: George Eldridge
Date Published: 1901
Description: Sea Chart Atlas. 17'' x 21''
Comments: Scarce edition of Book No. 1 of Eldrige's Habor Chart book. The index lists 26 charts including New York from Governor's Island to Throgs Neck, Little Neck Bay Manhasset and Hempstead Harbors and maps the rest of the Long Island sound in its entirety finishing with a map of Newport, RI. The index page is foxed but all the maps are clean and bright with hand colored buoys and lighthouses on each map. There are two pages of marine industry advertising in the back of the atlas. Tan cloth binding stamped in the upper right with "Compliments of American Ship Windlass Co. Providence Rhode Island".Language: English
Book ID: 241710