An Accurate Map of Rhode Island, Part of Connecticut and Massachusets (sic) (Massachusetts) – shewing Admiral Arbuthnot’s Station in Blocking up Admiral Ternay. [With Duke’s County / Martha’s Vineyard / Long Island / Cape Cod Bay / Buzzards Bay / Long Island Sound / River Thames etc.]
[London], [Political Magazine / John Bew], c.1780. Original copper engraved Map / Copper engraving. 38 cm wide x 27.2 cm high. Mounted on paper. Very good condition with only the faintest signs of foxing. From a wonderful collection of Maps from an old english library (South Shields) – with a tiny library stamp to the back of the mounting paper (The stamp is NOT on the map).
Excellent map from America’s war of Independence and Admiral Mariot Arbuthnot’s blockade – campaign at Narrangasett, Rhode Island, against Admiral Charles-Henri-Louis d’Arsac de Ternay.