Mark Catesby's Famous map from his celebrated work The Natural History of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands. This map was based largely on Henry Popples A Map of the British Empire in America with the French and Spanish Settlements adjacent thereto of 1733.
Third edition, watermarked J Whatman- laid paper from the early 19th century. Prints were issued using the same typesetting as the 1771 White edition. For this reason, they are also referred to as 3rd edition prints
A History of Carolina Florida and The Bahama Islands
Published London c.1794
23.75" x 17.5" plate size
Condition: C, Light foxing throughout with a cellophane repair outside the platemark, water stains along bottom