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Pub Year Map Maker Pub Place Map Title Map Price (USD) Picture
1794Laurie & WhittleLondonA map of South America containing Tierra-Firma, Guayana, New Granada, Amazonia, Brasil, Peru, Paraguay, Chaco, Tucuman, Chili and Patagonia, from Mr. d'Anville with several improvements and additions, and the newest discoveries . . .$1,800 Picture

A copper plate engraved map on two sheets, with hand colored outlines.

Size: 39 inches X 46 inches

Map Type: Atlas

This is a superior copy, very clean with strong lines and color.

Inset map "A Chart of Falkland's Islands . . . " This very detailed map of South America shows cities and distances betwen them, the latitude and longitude of landmarks, roads by type, cities, distances, market towns, latitude and longitude of important places. s a prolific map maker in London during the 18th century. This composite map in two sheets was taken from the important atlas A new universal atlas, exhibiting all the empires, kingdoms, states, republics, &c. &c. in the whole World; being a complete collection of the most approved maps extant; . . .

References: Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, Volume 3 PP 96-97, Laurie & Whittle, Scott, Valerie, Map Collector Publications, Tring, Hertz, England, 1999; A List of Geographical Atlases in the Library of Congress, 682, Phillips, P.L, Government Printing Office, Washington, 1909

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