An index map to the following sixteen sheets, being a compleat chart of the West Indies

Material Information

An index map to the following sixteen sheets, being a compleat chart of the West Indies with letters in the margin to direct the placing the different sheets in their proper places
Portion of title:
Compleat chart of the West Indies
Alternate title:
Complete chart of the West Indies
Portion of title:
Chart of the West Indies
Jefferys, Thomas, -1771 ( cartographer )
Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794 ( publisher )
Jefferys, Thomas, -1771
Place of Publication:
Printed for Robt. Sayer, map & printseller, No. 53 in Fleet Street
Publication Date:
Physical Description:
1 map : color ; 37 x 61 cm, on sheet 56 x 75 cm
Scale [ca. 1:7,000,000]


Subjects / Keywords:
Early maps ( lcsh )
Early maps ( fast )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Caribbean Area ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- West Indies ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Central America ( lcsh )
Caribbean Area ( fast )
Central America ( fast )
West Indies ( fast )
Región Caribe ( qlsp )
América Central ( qlsp )
Antillas ( qlsp )
early maps ( aat )
Early works. ( fast )
index maps ( aat )
Maps ( aat )
Mapas antiguos ( bidex )
Obras anteriores a 1800 ( qlsp )
Mapas ( qlsp )
Mapas de índice
Spatial Coverage:
Great Britain -- England -- London
31 x -101, 7 x -101, 7 x -58, 31 x -58 ( Map Coverage )


Phillips, 2699, 2701
ESTC, T221774
General Note:
Copper engraving, hand colored.
General Note:
A key to the 16 enlargements in the West India atlas, showing the Gulf of Mexico, Central America, part of South America, and West Indian islands, with towns and rivers.
General Note:
Title from title block.
General Note:
Relief shown pictorially.
General Note:
Prime meridians: Ferro and London.
General Note:
"As the Act directs 20th, Feby. 1775"--Imprint area.
General Note:
"1"--Top right margin.
General Note:
Scale derived from latitude lines, geographic coordinates converted to Greenwich meridian.
General Note:
Map appears in Jefferys' West India atlas, editions 1775-1787, with the imprint date 20 Feby. 1775.

Record Information

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University of Florida
Holding Location:
University of Florida, Map and Imagery Library, George A. Smathers Libraries
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Resource Identifier:
1055675693 ( OCLC )
36426295 ( ALEPH )
G4390 1775 .J4 ( lcc )