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A GENERAL CHART OF THE WEST INDIA ISLANDS : WITH THE ADJACENT COASTS OF THE SPANISH CONTINENT, / By S. DE LA ROCHETTE. M.DCCXCVI.

L Delarochette, (Louis), 1731-1802, cartographer.

LONDON : W. Faden, September 22d. 1796.

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  • Title:
    A GENERAL CHART OF THE WEST INDIA ISLANDS : WITH THE ADJACENT COASTS OF THE SPANISH CONTINENT, / By S. DE LA ROCHETTE. M.DCCXCVI.
  • Author: L Delarochette, (Louis), 1731-1802, cartographer.
  • Contributor: William Faden 1749-1836, publisher.;
    George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820, former owner.;
    George IV, King of Great Britain, 1762-1830, donor.
  • Subjects: West Indies -- Maps -- Early works to 1800; Early maps;
    Dewey: 912.729
  • Publication Details: LONDON : W. Faden, September 22d. 1796.
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: System number: 017128590
  • Notes: Published separately and included in atlas compilations of Faden's maps.
    Relief shown pictorially and with soundings.
    Includes Florida, Cuba, Bahamas, Jamaica, Panama, Haiti, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Antilles and parts of: Honduras, Nicaragua, Cost Rica, Panama, Colombia and Venezuela.
    Includes towns, ports, mountain ranges, channels, bays, trade wind arrows, lakes and rivers.
    Includes longitudes from the Royal Observatory in Greenwich.
    Titled 'A General Chart of the West India Islands, with the adjacent coasts of the Spanish Continent, by L. S. de la Rochette; published by Faden, 1796.' in the Catalogue of Maps, Prints, Drawings, etc., forming the geographical and topographical collection attached to the Library of his late Majesty King George the third, etc., London, 1829.
    Citation/references note: Shirley, R., Maps in the atlases of the British Library, volume 1, T.FAD-4a (pages 496-497)
    Citation/references note: British Museum, Catalogue of Maps, Prints, Drawings, etc., forming the geographical and topographical collection attached to the Library of his late Majesty King George the third, etc., London, 1829
  • Physical Description: 1 map : hand coloured ; 52 x 74 cm; Scale approximately 1:4,400,000
  • Copy Note: Ownership: Copy at Maps K.Top.123.14. Part of King George III's Topographical Collection. Donated to the nation by George IV.
    Copy note: Copy at Maps K.Top.123.14.
  • Shelfmark(s): Cartographic Items Maps K.Top.123.14.
  • UIN: BLL01017128590

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