A General Chart of the Island of New Foundland with the Rocks and Soundings
Publisher: Sayer & Bennett
Date Published: 1778
Description: Sea Chart. Engraving with original hand outline color. Image size 21.5'' x 22''. Page size 21.75 x 29''.
Comments: Intricate map including names of bays, depths and soundings, safe anchorages, and banks. Includes a portion of the coast of Labrador. Engraved by James Cook and Michael Lane. This edition was published by Robert Sayer and John Bennett in 1778. It has minor foxing but is in very good condition. Thomas Jefferys (1710-1771) was one of the most important and prolific mapmakers of his era with particular focus on North America.Binding: unbound
Condition: very good
Book ID: 253042