Maps The West-India atlas, or, A compendious description of the West-Indies : illustrated with forty correct charts and maps, taken from actual surveys : together with an historical account of the several countries and islands which compose that part of the world, their discovery, situation, extent, boundaries, product, trade, inhabitants, strength, government, religion, &c. /
Description and Travel
Early Works to 1800
- The West-India atlas, or, A compendious description of the West-Indies : illustrated with forty correct charts and maps, taken from actual surveys : together with an historical account of the several countries and islands which compose that part of the world, their discovery, situation, extent, boundaries, product, trade, inhabitants, strength, government, religion, &c. /
- Other Title
- West-Indian atlas, or, A general description of the West Indies
- Compendious description of the West-Indies
- General description of the West Indies
- west-indian atlas, or, a general description of the west indies
- compendious description of the west-indies
- general description of the west indies
- Contributor Names
- Jefferys, Thomas, -1771.
- Created / Published
- London : Printed for Robert Sayer and John Bennett ..., 1775.
- Subject Headings
- - West Indies--Maps--Early works to 1800
- - Nautical charts--West Indies--Early works to 1800
- - West Indies--Description and travel--Early works to 1800
- - West Indies
- - Dedication signed: Robert Sayer.
- - LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1608, 1698, 1735, 1776, 1784, 1858, 1929-1930, 1968, 1982, 1989, 2003, 2022, 2030, 2063, 2070, 2079, 2092, 2114, 2117, 2125, 2131, 2135, 2139, 2143, 2152
- - Phillips, 2699
- - Sabin, 35970
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- - LC copy has ink stamp: Library of Congress, 1874.
-  folded leaf, , iv, -27,  p.,  leaves of plates (36 folded) ; 57 cm.
- Call Number
- G1600 .J4 1775
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- g4900m gar00006 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4900m.gar00006
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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