Auction 136, Lot 419

"Map of the Island Antigua for the History of the West Indies", Edwards, Bryan

Subject: Antigua

Period: 1794 (dated)

Publication: The History Civil & Commercial of the British Colonies in the West Indies

Color: Hand Color

Size:
9 x 7 inches
22.9 x 17.8 cm

This little map of Antigua depicts parishes, forts, roads, churches, and harbors. St. John's in Loblollo Bay on the island's northwest coast is prominently shown with forts Hamilton and James guarding the bay. Bryan Edwards (1743-1800), was a prominent merchant who resided in Jamaica & traded in the West Indies for many years. Published by John Stockdale in London.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $200 - $275

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Closed on 6/1/2011

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