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English pilot. : The fourth book: escribing the sea-coasts, capes, head-lands, rivers, bays, roads, havens, harbours, streights, islands, depths, rocks, shoals, sands, banks, and dangers from the River Amazons to New-found-land : with all the West-India navigation, and the islands therein, as Cuba, Hispaniola, Jamaica, Barbadoes, Porto Rico, and the rest of the Caribbe Islands : with a new description of New-found-land, New-England, Virginia, Mary-Land, &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. / by the information of divers navigators of our own and other nations

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English pilot. : The fourth book: escribing the sea-coasts, capes, head-lands, rivers, bays, roads, havens, harbours, streights, islands, depths, rocks, shoals, sands, banks, and dangers from the River Amazons to New-found-land : with all the West-India navigation, and the islands therein, as Cuba, Hispaniola, Jamaica, Barbadoes, Porto Rico, and the rest of the Caribbe Islands : with a new description of New-found-land, New-England, Virginia, Mary-Land, &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. / by the information of divers navigators of our own and other nations
Names
Fisher, William, active 1677-1704 (Publisher)
Thornton, John, active 1652-1701 (Publisher)
Collection

Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases

Atlases

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1689
Place: London
Publisher: Printed for William Fisher at the Postern on Towerll ...
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6037 [LHS 312; atlas cases]
Topics
Pilot guides -- Atlantic Coast (North America)
Pilot guides -- West Indies
Genres
Maps
Notes
Citation/reference: Described in Coolie Verner's bibliographical note to the English pilot, The fourth book, London, 1689. Amsterdam, 1967. This facsimile of the British Library copy contains 21 maps on 35 leaves of plates.
Content: NYPL copy with: Part of North America. [London? : s.n., 176-?] 1 map ; 21 x 29 cm.
Depths shown by soundings.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 atlas (23, 13-16, 5-50 p., [10+] leaves of plates) : ill., [7+] maps ; 45 cm.
NYPL copy imperfect: several maps wanting.
NYPL copy has modern calf binding.
NYPL copy provenance: stamped on t.p. and final page: Admiralty Office Library.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 5079788
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15516551
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): caccb680-c5d3-012f-d118-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1677: Creator Born
  • 1689: Issued
  • 1704: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "English pilot. " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1689. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/caccb680-c5d3-012f-d118-58d385a7bc34

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "English pilot. " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 20, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/caccb680-c5d3-012f-d118-58d385a7bc34

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1689). English pilot. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/caccb680-c5d3-012f-d118-58d385a7bc34

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English pilot.