"Carte des Costes de la Floride Francoise…", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Period: 1744 (published)
Publication: Charlevoix's Histoire et Description de la Nouvelle France
Color: Black & White
5.8 x 8.3 inches
14.7 x 21.1 cm
This map shows the coast from Cape Fear south to St. Augustine and locates the English, French and Spanish settlements along the coastline. There are a number of cartographic errors, including the incorrect positions of James Town and Charles Town which are labeled as neighboring towns.
References: Cumming #259
There is some light offsetting and a binding trim at lower left with minor loss of neatline. Issued folding.