Map/Chart > The Caribbean
The Caribbee or Leeward Islands, The Virgin Islands, and the Isle of Porto Rico.
Not a chart to navigate by, more a stylish representation of a sea chart for the arm-chair sailor who could afford the atlas.
|Size Of Original:||w 27" x h 22"|
|Paper Type||Hahnemuhle German Etching 310gsm|
This handsome chart was first published in 1775 by Thomas Jeffreys, Geographer to the King. The edition presented here is a later, 1794, issue of the chart. It was included by Jefferys in 'The West-India atlas or, a compendious description of the West-Indies: illustrated with forty one correct charts and maps, taken From actual surveys. Together with an historical account of the several countries and islands which compose that part of the world.'