Caribbean Leeward Islands 1782 rare map Martinique Adm. Rodney Naval VictoryBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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The Political Magazine and Parliamentary, Naval, Military, and Literary Journal for June, 1782.
1782, London, for J. Bew.
Book measures: 9" H X 5 3/4" W.
Map of the Islands of Martinico, Dominico, Guardalupe, St. Christophers &c. Shewing the Place of Adml. Rodney's late Victory over the French Fleet.
1782, London, by J. Bew.
Sheet measures c. 11 3/4" x 13 1/2".
Printed area measures c. 9 1/4" x 10 3/4'.
Still bound within the original periodical which contains an engraved portrait of General Sir Guy Carleton, British Commander in Chief in America.
Text of periodical contains extensive discussion and commentary about the American Revolution contemporary to the events of the time.
Map displays visible offsetting, otherwise clean example in a dark impression.
Sellers and Van EE, Maps & Charts of N.A. & West Indies in LOC, #1974.
Jolly, Maps in British Periodicals, POL-55.
Phillips, Maps of America, p. 1058.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v.1, p. 134.