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  AMERICA 
 Gulf States 

GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE. [James Oglethorpe's attack on St Augustine]
A View of the Town and Castle of St. Augustine, and the English Camp before it June 20, 1740. by Tho.s Silver. London, Edward Cave, 1740. 305 x 175mm. Trimmed to printed border on right, new margin added, long tear repaired.
A contemporary map of General Oglethorpe's unsuccessful attack on St Augustine in Florida, during the 'War of Jenkin's Ear' (1739-48). It shows the positions of the British artillery on the island of Santa Anastasia and the blockading British naval squadron. The Gentleman's Magazine was one of the first general interest journals, running from 1731-1922.
[Ref: 16001]    £260.00 ($341 • €294 rates)


 Cuba 

GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE. [Havana during the Seven Years' War]
Plan of the City & Harbour of Havanna. London, 1762. 125 x 195mm.
Map and harbour chart, with soundings, of Havana, Cuba, with a seventeen point key to notable places. The plan was published towards the end of the Seven Years' War, when the British sent five warships and 4,000 men to attack Havana. In the Treaty of Paris the following year Britain swopped Cuba for Florida.
[Ref: 17218]    £220.00 ($288 • €249 rates)


  LONDON 
 London Views 

GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE. [18th century view of London]
London Magazine or Gentleman's Monthly Intelligencer. Vol. XVIII. For the Year, MDCCXLIX. London: R. Baldwin, 1749. 205 x 125mm.
A charming small pamorama of old London being the titlepage of Volume 18 of the London Magazine, showing a prospect of London from the south side of the Thames, with a figure of Mercury flying over the city.
[Ref: 13361]    £175.00 ($229 • €198 rates)


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