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This very rare English sea chart of the Gulf of Venice and Adriatic Sea was first published in John Seller’s ‘English Pilot Third Part’ covering the Mediterranean Sea in 1677. It shows the coastlines of Italy and Croatia extending from Friuli and Istria south the Otranto and Valona (Vlore) in present day Albania. Navigational hazards and safe anchorage’s are shown. This issue was published by Mount and Page in 1747. NMM 425 no. 138; Shirley ‘Atlases in the BL’ M.M&P 3a no. 15.

A Sea Chart of the Gulph of Venice Describing all the Sea Coasts and Islands contained therin

W & J Mount and T. Page at the Postern on Tower Hill, London, 1677-[1747]
400 x 510 mm., in fine recent outline colour, in good condition.
Stock number: 8586
£ 595
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