"A Correct Chart of the Baltick or East Sea from ye Sound to Petersburg from the Latest and Best Observations for Mr. Tindal's Continuation of Mr. Rapin's History", Seale, Richard William
Period: 1750 (circa)
Publication: Mr. Tindal's Continuation of Mr. Rapin's History
Color: Black & White
18.8 x 15 inches
47.8 x 38.1 cm
A finely engraved and detailed chart of the Baltic Sea focusing on the coastlines. Includes a large inset "The Harbour of St. Petersburg" showing the narrow, protected approach to the city. Adorned by a decorative compass rose with radiating rhumb lines and an elaborate title cartouche.
Issued folding on watermarked paper with light offsetting and two short fold separations at bottom that just enter the map border.