"Geographical, Statistical, and Historical Map of Porto Rico and the Virgin Islands", Carey & Lea
Subject: Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands
Period: 1822 (circa)
Publication: A Complete Historical, Chronological, and Geographical American Atlas
Color: Hand Color
17.2 x 10.3 inches
43.7 x 26.2 cm
The map is on a full folio sheet (20.8 x 16.5") with English text giving a brief description of the islands, chief towns, population, government and history. Shows good detail along the coastline with little inland information. Colored to show the possessions of the English, Dutch and Spanish. Engraved by Kneass.
References: Phillips (A) #1373a-43.
A strong impression on a sheet with a six-pointed star watermark. There is faint offsetting and toning along the centerfold.