"Isle of Sable", Blunt, Edmund
Subject: Isle of Sable, Nova Scotia, Canada
Period: 1833 (dated)
Publication: American Coast Pilot
Color: Black & White
7.2 x 3.9 inches
18.3 x 9.9 cm
Detailed small coastal chart with a shipboard view of the eastern end of the island. It shows the island off the coast of Nova Scotia, known as the Graveyard of the Atlantic because of the more than 350 recorded shipwrecks since 1583. Engraved by Hooker.
There is a small stain at bottom left and a damp stain confined to the right blank margin. The bottom margin is slightly trimmed and backed in tissue.