A map of the West-Indies or the islands of America in the North Sea : with ye adjacent countries; explaning [sic] what belongs to Spain, England, France, Holland &c. also ye trade winds, and ye several tracts made by ye galeons and flota from place to place ; according to ye newest and most exact observations


A map of the West-Indies or the islands of America in the North Sea

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Title:
A map of the West-Indies or the islands of America in the North Sea : with ye adjacent countries; explaning [sic] what belongs to Spain, England, France, Holland &c. also ye trade winds, and ye several tracts made by ye galeons and flota from place to place ; according to ye newest and most exact observations
Creator:
Moll, Herman, d. 1732
Contributor:
Bowles, Thomas, d. 1767
Contributor:
Bowles, John, 1701-1779
Contributor:
King, John
Name on Item:
by Herman Moll, geographer
Date:
[1715]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
Caribbean Area--Maps--Early works to 1800
West Indies--Maps--Early works to 1800
Spanish Main--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
West Indies
Publisher:
[London] : Printed for Tho. Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yard and John Bowles at the Black Horse in Cornhill
Notes:
Shows southern United States, Mexico, Central America, West Indies, and northern South America.
Relief shown pictorially.
Insets: The city of Mexico in New Spain -- A draught of ye citty of Cartagena, its harbour & forts -- The bay of Porto Bella -- A draught of the bay & citty of Havanna -- A draught of St. Augustin and its harbour -- La Vera Cruz.
Includes historical notes.
"Sold by H. Moll and by I. King at ye Globe in ye Poultrey near Stocks Market."
"To Wil. Paterson esq; this map of the West-Indies &c. is most humbly dedicated ..."
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Extent:
1 map : hand col. ; 57 x 101 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:4,800,000]
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_009666
Call #:
G1015.M65 1709
Barcode:
30000003876417
Terms of Use:
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