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The English Pilot [electronic resource]: Describing the West-India Navigation, From Hudson's Bay to the River Amazones. Particularly Delineating the Coasts, Capes, Headlands, Rivers, Bays, Roads, Havens, Harbours, Streights, Rocks, Sands, Shoals, Banks, Depths of Water, and Anchorage, With All the Islands Therein; As Jamaica, Cuba, Hispaniola, Barbadoes, Antigua, Bermudas, Porto Rico, and the Rest of the Caribbee and Bahama Islands. Also a New Description of Newfoundland, New England, New York, East and West New Jersey, Dellawar Bay, Virginia, Maryland, Carolina, &C. Shewing the Courses and Distances From One Place to Another; The Ebbing and Flowing of the Sea, the Setting of the Tides and Currents. &C. With Many Other Things Necessary to Be Known in Navigation. The Whole Being Much Enlarged and Corrected, With the Additions of Several New Charts and Descriptions. By the Information of Divers Able Navigators of Our Own and Other Nations

Thornton, John; Fisher, William
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
London : printed for Mount and Davidson, on Tower-Hill, M,DCC,XCIV. [1794]
Language
English
Uniform Title
English Pilot Book 4.
Description
66 p., plates : ill.,maps ; 2⁰.
Notes
  • "The 'English pilot' series was first initiated by John Seller, but 'The fourth book' was issued under the partnership of William Fisher and John Thornton" (NUC).
  • Earlier editions have the title: 'The English pilot. The fourth book.'.
  • The arrangement of books and parts of 'The English pilot' is based on Tooley, 'Maps and map-makers,' p. 61.
  • Reproduction of original from Harvard University Houghton Library.
Reproduction Notes
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. Eighteenth century collections online s2009 miunns
Other Forms
Also available in microfilm (click link to determine reel #).
Cited in
Tooley, R.V. Maps and map-makers, p.61
English Short Title Catalog, N16934.
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