General Chart of the Colony of the Cape of Good Hope; Constructed from bearings, estimations of distances, and frequent observations for Latitudes in traveling through the country, during the years 1797-1798
Engraving. 13.75" x 19". Showing some expert repairs on verso and upper left corner. In very good condition.
Beautiful and scarce, this 1802 map shows South African terraine from the technical surveys of Barrow's travels. Reduced for the first American Edition by Arthur Joseph Stansbury. John Barrow surveyed the area on foot to investigate the potential Colonial interests of the British.
Condition: Very Good(+)