Engraving. Chart 12 from Sayer and Bennett's Neptune Occidental. London. Printed for Robt. Sayer, Map and Printseller, No. 53 in Fleet Street, as the Act directs, 20Feby. 1775. Sheet size: 21 1/4 x 28 1/4". Inventory#: p1754pmat. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Coast of Mexico from Laguna de Esmotes ...
Publisher: Robert Sayer
Publication Date: 1775
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Robert Sayer, London, 1792. unbound. Condition: very good. Map. Engraving with hand coloring. Image measures 18.75" x 24.25". Nautical chart of the Northeast part of Mexico and the Gulf with detailed topographical features such as Laguna de Tamiahua and the Bay of Campeche islands. Rhumb lines and a beautifully colored compass rose. From Jefferys' "West India Atlas", originally published by Sayer & Bennett in 1775. Full original margins, minor chipping along bottom edge. Expert repairs to centerfold. Minor stain in right margin. Thomas Jefferys (1710-1771) was one of the most important and prolific mapmakers of his era with particular focus on North America. Hard to find. Seller Inventory # 206238