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  AMERICA 
 West Indies 

JEFFERYS, Thomas. [An important 18th century English map of the Virgin Islands]
The Virgin Islands from English and Danish Surveys. London: Laurie & Whittle, 1794. Original outline colour. 480 x 640mm. Originally dissected as a folding map, now re-joined and laid on canvas.
Detailed map of the British Virgin Islands, with the eastern coast of Porto Rico on the left and some of the islands of the Antilles on the right, including Anguilla, St Maartins, St Bartholomew, Saba, St Eustatia & St Christopher. At the top of the map are coastal profiles. The map was first published in the 'The West-India Atlas' in 1775, making it one of the earliest large-scale maps of the Virgin Islands.
[Ref: 16457]    £4,000.00 ($5,092 • €4,492 rates)


JEFFERYS, Thomas. [Map of 18th-century Martinique]
La Martinique par les Ingenieurs Anglais par Jefferys 1775. Paris: Le Rouge, 1779. 485 x 625mm.
A French edition of Jefferys' antique map of Martinique as published in the West India Atlas. An inset shows the Baie de Fort de France.
[Ref: 12317]    £550.00 ($700 • €618 rates)


LODGE, John. [18th century map of Barbados]
An Accurate Map of the Island of Barbadoes, in which the different Parishes are laid down ... London, c.1780. Coloured. 300 x 375mm.
Eighteenth century map of Barbados with an inset plan of Bridge Town and Carlisle Bay. The parishes of the Island are clearly delinieated.
[Ref: 18836]    £400.00 ($509 • €449 rates)


ZATTA, Antonio. [18th Century Italian map of Jamaica]
La Giammaica. Venice, 1784. Original outline colour. 335 x 435mm.
An attractive map, with Jamaica printed within a trompe-l'oeil 'scroll', and the parish borders highlighted with colour.
[Ref: 9445]    £380.00 ($484 • €427 rates)


Dépôt des Cartes et Plans de la Marine. [An 18th century sea chart of Santo Domingo]
Carte Réduite des débouquements de St. Domingue... Paris: Dépôt des Cartes et Plans de la Marine, 1787. Coloured. 600 x 930mm.
A double-page sea-chart with rhumb lines, showing the northern coastline of Santo Domingo, featuring the Turks and Caicos Islands, the Lower Bahamas, eastern parts of Cuba and Jamaica, and the western end of Puerto Rico
[Ref: 17863]    £625.00 ($796 • €702 rates)


ZATTA, Antonio. [Eighteenth century map of the West Indies]
Stabilimenti de Francesi, Inglesi e Spagnuoli nelle Isole Antille Di nuova Projezione. Venice, 1795. Original outline colour. 325 x 420mm.
The West Indies - Caribbean and Southern Florida., with a fine title cartouche. First published 1785 in Zatta's Atlante Novissimo.
[Ref: 18091]    £360.00 ($458 • €404 rates)


CASSINI, Giovanni Maria. [A late 18th century Italian map of the West Indies]
Le Isole Antille Delineate sulle ultime Osservazioni. Rome, 1798. Original colour. 365 x 500mm.
Scarce map of The Caribbean, including Sothern Florida (shown as an archipelago), Bahamas and coast of Venezuela, including ArtibaI, Curacao , Buenayre , Tobago, Trinidad etc. Illustrated with a decorative title cartouche representing indigenous people welcoming a delegation of Europeans. Published in the 'Nuovo Atlante Geografico Universale'
[Ref: 7382]    £600.00 ($764 • €674 rates)


LUFFMAN, John. [Early 19th century map of the Island of St Domingo]
The Island of St Domingo. London: Luffman, 1802. 135 x 160mm. Paper lightly age-toned.
Miniature map of the island of Hispaniola, now split between the Dominican Republic and Haiti, published in Luffman's 'Select Plans of the Principal Cities, Harbours, Forts &c. in the World'. At this time the French Republic controlled the whole island, but Santo Domingo was returned to Spanish control in 1809, aided by the British.
[Ref: 13162]    £160.00 ($204 • €180 rates)


GUTHRIE, William. [Early 19th century map of the West Indies]
Le Isole Antille Con Le Lucaye. 1803. London, 1804. Original colour. 245 x 345mm.
Map showing the islands of the West Indies, with a coloured key to mark which colonial power they belonged to at the time.
[Ref: 17251]    £285.00 ($363 • €320 rates)


EDWARDS, Bryan. [A large two-sheet map of the West Indies]
A New Map of the West Indies for the History of the British Colonies. London: W.H. Reid, 1818. Coloured. Two sheets conjoined, total 720 x 1135mm. Binding folds flattened.
A large and detailed map, also showing southern Florida and the Bahamas and the coast of the mainland from Yucatan south to the mouth of the Orinoco. It was issued in 'History, Civil and Commercial, of the British Colonies in the West Indies', first published 1793. Edwards (1743-1800)
[Ref: 18109]    £1,100.00 ($1,400 • €1,235 rates)


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