"Carte de La Gonave Dressee sur les Operations Geometriques faites en 1787…Par M. de Lieude de Sepmanville", Depot de la Marine
Period: 1788 (dated)
Publication: Hydrographie Francoise Recueil Des Cartes Marines
Color: Hand Color
34.5 x 22.5 inches
87.6 x 57.2 cm
Large scale map of the island and harbor of Gonave on the west coast of Haiti showing the location of Port au Prince and several villages and forts. A fine sea chart with rhumb lines and fleur-de-lys showing coastal topography, soundings, anchorages, etc. Seal of the Depot de la Marine and a red stamp of the Military Depot included near title.
References: Phillips (A) #590-74A
Tears on centerfold, repaired on verso.