Project Description

Published in Raynal’s “A Philosophical and Political History of the Settlement & Trade of the Europeans in the East and West Indies”. London: A Strahan, c. 1788.

A detailed map of the Americas extending from Baja California south to Terra del Fuego. Western Africa is also shown, along with trade winds. Much of present day Argentina is labelled T. Magellanica. This map was one of the entirely new maps published in Raynal’s work which saw several editions.

Map Condition: Brown spots, primarily in blank margins but some to Africa and the south Atlantic, old tape verso, else very good. Map Type: Copper engraved map with hand colouring

Stock No: 1422
Cartographer: Kitchin, Thomas
Year: c. 1788

Height (in): 12.75
Width (in): 13.75
Price: $250