Detail View: David Rumsey Historical Map Collection: Jamaica.

Author: 
Martin, R.M.
Author: 
Tallis, J. & F.
Date: 
1851
Short Title: 
Jamaica.
Publisher: 
J. & F. Tallis
Publisher Location: 
New York
Type: 
Atlas Map
Obj Height cm: 
26
Obj Width cm: 
35
Scale 1: 
744,000
Note: 
In outline color by area. The map includes drawings of Port Royal Harbour, Port Antonio, Kingston, a flying fish above the ocean, and a sugar mill. Surrounded by a heavy border.
Reference: 
P804-81.
Country: 
Jamaica
Full Title: 
Jamaica. The Illustrations by H. Winkles & Engraved by W. Lacey. The Map Drawn & Engraved by J. Rapkin.
List No: 
0466.082
Series No: 
85
Engraver or Printer: 
Lacey, W.
Engraver or Printer: 
Rapkin, J.
Engraver or Printer: 
Winkles, H.
Publication Author: 
Martin, R.M.
Publication Author: 
Tallis, J. & F.
Pub Date: 
1851
Pub Title: 
The Illustrated Atlas, And Modern History Of The World Geographical, Political, Commercial & Statistical, Edited By R. Montgomery Martin, Esq. ... The Maps Drawn & Engraved By J. Rapkin. H. Warren. J. Rogers. J. & F. Tallis, London & New York.
Pub Reference: 
P804.
Pub Note: 
Maps by J. Rapkin. The edition without the town plans. Date estimated. This copy has a few pages of the Index/Gazetteer, as issued, almost as a sample of the later edition with the complete gazetteer. Earlier editions have a second title page dated 1851, a view of the Great Pavilion opposite the ornamental title page, and an index sheet titled "Directions to Binder - arrangement of maps" (Huntington Library copy). Maps are hand colored with outline color, and bound in half leather marbled paper covered boards with "Illustrated Atlas" stamped in gilt on the spine.
Pub List No: 
0466.000
Pub Type: 
World Atlas
Pub Maps: 
82
Pub Height cm: 
38
Pub Width cm: 
29
Image No: 
0466082
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Authors: 
Martin, R.M. ; Tallis, J. & F.
Collection: 
Rumsey Collection