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The English pilot. describing the West-India navigation, from Hudsons-Bay to the river Amazones : particularly delineating the sea-coasts, capes, head-lands, rivers, bays, roads, havens, harbours, straits, rocks, sands, shoals, banks, depths of water, and anchorage : with all the islands therein, as Jamaica, Cuba, Hispaniola, Burbados, Antigua, Bermudas, Porto-Rico, and the rest of the Caribbee and Bahama Islands : also a new description of Newfoundland, New-England, New-York, East and West New-Jersey, Dellevar-Bay, Virginia, Maryland, and Carolina, &c. : shewing the courses and distances from one place to another, the ebbing and flowing of the sea, the setting of the tides and currents, &c. : with many other things necessary to be known in navigation : the whole being much enlarged and corrected, with the additions of several new charts and descriptions, not published before this edition

Title
The English pilot. The fourth book : describing the West-India navigation, from Hudsons-Bay to the river Amazones : particularly delineating the sea-coasts, capes, head-lands, rivers, bays, roads, havens, harbours, straits, rocks, sands, shoals, banks, depths of water, and anchorage : with all the islands therein, as Jamaica, Cuba, Hispaniola, Burbados, Antigua, Bermudas, Porto-Rico, and the rest of the Caribbee and Bahama Islands : also a new description of Newfoundland, New-England, New-York, East and West New-Jersey, Dellevar-Bay, Virginia, Maryland, and Carolina, &c. : shewing the courses and distances from one place to another, the ebbing and flowing of the sea, the setting of the tides and currents, &c. : with many other things necessary to be known in navigation : the whole being much enlarged and corrected, with the additions of several new charts and descriptions, not published before this edition / by the information of divers able navigators of our own and other nations.
Publication
London : Printed for Thomas Page and William Mount, at the Postern, on Tower-Hill, 1732.

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Additional Authors
Page & Mount.
Description
1 atlas ([2], 66 p., [37] leaves of plates (some folded)) : ill., maps; 48 cm.
Donor/Sponsor
  • Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 314.
  • National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Subjects
Note
  • Depths shown by soundings.
  • T.p. in red and black.
  • 22 maps on plates; additional maps on numbered pages.
Call Number
Map Div. 97-6039
Title
The English pilot. The fourth book : describing the West-India navigation, from Hudsons-Bay to the river Amazones : particularly delineating the sea-coasts, capes, head-lands, rivers, bays, roads, havens, harbours, straits, rocks, sands, shoals, banks, depths of water, and anchorage : with all the islands therein, as Jamaica, Cuba, Hispaniola, Burbados, Antigua, Bermudas, Porto-Rico, and the rest of the Caribbee and Bahama Islands : also a new description of Newfoundland, New-England, New-York, East and West New-Jersey, Dellevar-Bay, Virginia, Maryland, and Carolina, &c. : shewing the courses and distances from one place to another, the ebbing and flowing of the sea, the setting of the tides and currents, &c. : with many other things necessary to be known in navigation : the whole being much enlarged and corrected, with the additions of several new charts and descriptions, not published before this edition / by the information of divers able navigators of our own and other nations.
Imprint
London : Printed for Thomas Page and William Mount, at the Postern, on Tower-Hill, 1732.
Cartographic Data
Scales differ.
Local Note
NYPL copy has modern calf binding.
Added Author
Page & Mount.
Added Title
Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 314.
National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Research Call Number
Map Div. 97-6039 [LHS 314; atlas cases]
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