"Carte de l'Isle de la Grenade Dressee au Depost des Cartes et Plans de la Marine...", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Period: 1760 (dated)
Publication: Hydrographie Francoise
Color: Black & White
22.1 x 35 inches
56.1 x 88.9 cm
Large-scale sea chart of this mountainous island in the Windward Islands with great detail of the roads, villages, and ports. Above the decorative title cartouche is a profile showing the coastline from Le Grison to Cap David. Rhumb lines radiate across this handsome chart.
References: Tooley (MCC-62) Grenada #9.
On a bright sheet with a bit of faint scattered foxing. There is a narrow, but adequate, left margin.