Clive A. Burden LTD. Rare Maps, Antique Atlases, Books and Decorative Prints

The Mapping of North America

Mr. Philip D. Burden‚Äč
P.O. Box 863,
Chalfont St. Giles, Bucks HP6 9HD,
Tel: +44 (0) 1494 76 33 13

This very rare English sea chart was first published in John Seller’s ‘English Pilot Third Part’ covering the Mediterranean Sea in 1677. This example was published by Richard Mount and Thomas Page in the 1711 edition of the ‘English Pilot Part III’ covering the Mediterranean Sea. Engraved by James Bennett (fl.1675-77), it centres on the islands of Corsica and Sardinia. Upper left are the coast of Tuscany and the island of Elba. Sanderson (1971) 425 no. 136; Shirley (2004) M.M&P 3a no. 10 & M.Sell 1d no. 12.

The Sea Coast of the Island Sardinia and Corsica

R. Mount and Thomas Page in Postern-Row on Tower Hill, London, 1677-[1711]
395 x 510 mm., with recent wash colour, in very good condition.
Stock number: 10872
£ 650
Send us your name and email address.
We'll add you to our subscriber list and alert you to new catalogues and similar news