"Various Plans and Draughts of Cities, Towns, Harbours &c. Drawn from the Latest Authorities", Conder, Thomas
Subject: Eastern United States, Cuba
Period: 1779 (circa)
Publication: Moore's New and Complete Collection of Voyages and Travels
Color: Hand Color
8 x 12 inches
20.3 x 30.5 cm
This very attractive sheet has five maps: Plan of the Harbour of New-York and Parts adjacent, The Town & Harbour of Boston &c., Draught of the River Delaware from Chester to Philadelphia, Plan of the Harbour of Charles Town, South Carolina, and Plan of the City & Harbour of Havana, Capital of Cuba. Each map is very detailed with city plans, islands, and channels. Filled with interesting and early place names: Old Town and New Town on Staten Island, Elizabeth Town, Penny Ferry, Inn de Marmoleno, Johnstons Fort, etc. Top and bottom have decorative garlands.
Beautiful impression on thick hand laid paper. There are a few minute worm holes in the right blank margin, else fine.