[ISLE OF SABLE]
J. F. W. DesBarres
Great Britain. Admiralty
The work of J. F. W. DesBarres, especially the "Atlantic Neptune", was a significant part of Walter's research and interest. The Collection includes 59 charts, views and elevations from the 4 volume set, most from the Sea Coast of Nova Scotia volume.
Scale bars in statute and nautical miles.
Jospeh F. W. DesBarres
1 map : colored ; 68 x 98 cm
According to the Henry Newton Stevens collection at the National Maritime Museum, there are 8 known states of this map. Ours is the second state as noted by the island colored green. Our copy doesn't have a plate number, but secondary sources list it as plate 36 or 63.
-60.987; -59.609; 43.449; 44.415
W. K. Morrison Special Collection
Volume II, plate 63
Joseph. F. W. DesBarres
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