The English Pilot

The Fourth Book Describing the West-India Navigation, From Hudson's Bay to the River Amazones
(Map - 1737 - 1738)
The English Pilot

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Title: The English pilot
the fourth book describing the West-India navigation, from Hudson's Bay to the river Amazones
[cartographic material]
Publisher: London : Printed for William Mount and Thomas Page, 1737 and 1738
Characteristics: 2 pt. in 1 v. (92 p., [22] pl. ; 66 p., [25] pl.) ill., 25 maps (some fold) ; ill., 29 maps (some fold.) ; 47 cm
Notes: Charts are slightly larger than those in the 1716 edition
Fourth book differs slightly from description in Phillips: Charts 9-12 differs in order: Harbor Grace -- Bay Bulls -- Cattalina Harbor -- Port Bonavista. Title of chart 20 spelled "Matanzas" not "Mantanzas". Title of chart 25 differs: An exact draught of the gulf of Darien & the coast to Porto Bello with Panama in the South Sea & the Scotch settlement in Calledonia. BRL
Boston Public Library copy of fourth book imperfect: Lacking maps 1 and 2. Parts of chart [16] "A draught of Virginia ..." trimmed off. BRL
In part I, pages 82-83 misnumbered 86-87
Includes ill. of coastal profiles
Double columns of text
Title pages in red and black ink
Depth shown by soundings
Contents: Maps in part 1: [1] A draught of the sands, shoals, buoys, beacons, & sea marks upon the coast of England from the south foreland to Oxford
[2] A chart for the Newcastle trade
[3] [The land from Holderness to Flamborough-head]
[4] A new chart of the sea coast of Scotland with the islands thereof
[5] A chart of the seacoasts of England Flanders & Holland ...
[6] A new and correct chart of the sea coast of England Scotland & Ireland
[7] A new and correct draught of the channell between England & France ...
[8] The haven of St. Malo
[9] A chart of the coasts of Ireland and part of England
[10] [The counties of Waterford, Wexford, and Wicklow]
[11] A chart of the seacoasts of Ireland from Dublin to London-Derry
[12] A chart of the northwest coast of Ireland from Lough Swilly to Slyne Head
[13] A chart of the bay of Galloway and river Shannon
[14] The south-west coast of Ireland from Dungarvan to the river Shannon
[15] The harbour of Corke
[16] The sea coast of France Ushent to Olone
[17] The sea coasts of France from Olone to Cape Machiacaca in Biscay
[18] A chart of the sea coasts Biscay and Gallicia ...
[19] A sea chart of part of the coasts of Callisia and Portugall ...
[20] A map of the river Tale to Lisbon done from a new survey
[21] A chart of the sea coasts of Algrave and Andalusia ...
[22] A chart of the sea coast from England to the streights
[23] Chart of the coast of Barbaria with the Western, Canaria, & Cape de Verd, Isles
[24] The Western Isles
[25] A chart of the islands of Cape Verd
Local Note: Norman B. Leventhal Map Center copy formerly under call number: Atlas 920.1738
Additional Contributors: Gaudy, John
Southack, Cyprian 1662-1745
Halley, Edmond 1656-1742
Moll, Herman d. 1732
Seller, John fl. 1658-1698
W. Mount and T. Page
Branch Call Number: G1106.P5 E54 1737
Indexed In: Phillips, 1157
Subject Headings: Great Britain Maps Early works to 1800 North America Maps Early works to 1800 Pilot guides Atlantic Ocean Early works to 1800 Nautical charts Atlantic Coast (Europe) Early works to 1800 Nautical charts Atlantic Coast (U.S.) Early works to 1800 Navigation Early works to 1800
Genre/Form: Atlases
Nautical charts
Topical Term: Pilot guides
Nautical charts
Nautical charts
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