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Culiacanae Americae regionis.. / Hispaniolae, Cubae..

Two separate virtually identically sized inset maps on one sheet, each with a decorative scroll title cartouche. Culiacanae depicts the coastal and inland western region ...

$1750 / ≈ €1750
Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp 1598

 

Culiacanae Americae regionis.. / Hispaniolae, Cubae..

Two separate virtually identically sized inset maps on one sheet, each with a decorative scroll title cartouche. Culiacanae depicts the coastal and inland western region ...

$1000 / ≈ €1000
Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1598

 

Decriptio Hispaniolae.

A miniature map of Hispaniola, (modern day Haiti and Dominican Republic), as well as the extreme eastern parts of Cuba. With a simple strap-work title and a scale in Germ...

$150 / ≈ €150
Publisher: LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1606

 

Descriptio Tercerae.

An attractive miniature map of The Azorian island of Terceira, in the Atlantic Ocean. Published by Petrus Bertius, in Amsterdam at the turn of the seventeenth century. Di...

$100 / ≈ €100
Publisher: LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1606

 

Sancta Helena.

An attractive small map of the south Atlantic island of St. Helena. Two years after the publication of Linschoten's Itinerario, the first map of St. Helena appeared in 15...

$100 / ≈ €100
Publisher: LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1606

 

Cuba Insula. Hispaniola.

Decorative engraved map of Cuba above Hispaniola with smaller insets of Havana, Jamaica, Puerto Rico and Margarita.From the first French-text edition of Jodocus Hondius''...

$300 / ≈ €300
Publisher: MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1608

 

V. Inusitata Terrae Concussio, in Insula S. Michael Facta.

Showing the Vila Franca earthquake on 26 July 1591Theodore de Bry, a German engraver and book dealer, began a compilation of early voyages in 1590 and had published six p...

$75 / ≈ €75
Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt, 1609

 

Description des Isles Bermudas.

Map of Bermuda from the rare Cloppenburg edition slightly larger format and more scarce edition of the Mercator/Hondius "Atlas Minor". Engraved by Pieter Van De...

$800 / ≈ €800
Publisher: MERCATOR, G. / CLOPPENBURGH, J.E.
Date: Amsterdam, 1630

 

[English attack Praia.]

Scarce print with German text sheet showing the English attack on Praia. On 16 November, 1585, during Francis Drake’s round-the-world voyage, his fleet anchored off San...

$150 / ≈ €150
Publisher: GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.
Date: Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633

 

[Dutch attack the fortress of Praia.]

Scarce print with German text sheet showing the Dutch attack on Praia.On 27th June 1589, Simon de Cordes left Holland with five ships, bound for the Magellan Straits. On ...

$80 / ≈ €80
Publisher: GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.
Date: Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633

 

S. Jago.

Scarce print with German text sheet showing the Dutch at Santiago. The Dutch were invited to visit the harbour, about two miles along the coast. On arrival, they found it...

$100 / ≈ €100
Publisher: GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.
Date: Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633

 

[Black slaves escape punishment].

Scarce print with a German text sheet. Many Black slaves, weary of ill treatment, managed to escape Spanish captivity and freely wandered the island, breaking into prison...

$80 / ≈ €80
Publisher: GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.
Date: Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633

 

[Religious ritual on Hispaniola].

Scarce print with a German text sheet.On certain feast-days the Indian cacique, while beating a drum, led a procession of his people to the worship of their idol, which w...

$80 / ≈ €80
Publisher: GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.
Date: Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633

 

[Captain Weert dines with the Chief].

Scarce print with a German text sheet. Captain Weert and the chief ate modestly on roast plantain, smoked fish and wine fermented from palm, bought by a local woman. Howe...

$80 / ≈ €80
Publisher: GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.
Date: Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633

 

[Mutiny in Jamaica.]

On 29th May 1504, Columbus entered St. Ann’s Bay, Jamaica, but the Porras brothers and a number of Spanish soldiers on the island prevented him from coming ashore and t...

$100 / ≈ €100
Publisher: GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.
Date: Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633

 

[Columbus lands on the Island of San Salvador.]

On 12th October 1492, after 33 days at sea, Columbus sighted land. His three ships made their way round the south-west point of an island Columbus named San Salvador - be...

$150 / ≈ €150
Publisher: GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.
Date: Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633

 

[Collective suicide under Spanish rule.]

The natives of Hispaniola, who saw no end to the fearful oppression of Spanish rule, preferred death. So many, devoid of all hope, went into the woods to kill their child...

$80 / ≈ €80
Publisher: GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.
Date: Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633

 

[Vespucci lands on the Island of Itius.]

According to the esteemed historian, Las Casas,‘Itius cannot be other than the islands we reach coming from Spain, named Guadeloupe and Dominica.When Vespucci and his S...

$100 / ≈ €100
Publisher: GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.
Date: Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633

 

Mappa Aestivarum Insularum alias Barmudas.

Blaeu based his work on John Speed's remarkably accurate map of 1626-1627. It shows the island divided into tribes and lots, and below the map itself appear the names of ...

$2200 / ≈ €2200
Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1635

 

Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali cum Terris adiacentibus.

General map of the West Indies extending from Virginia to the mouth of the Orinoco, and destined to be copied in various shapes by many other publishers. Title cartouche ...

$1300 / ≈ €1300
Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1635

 

Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali cum Terris adiacentibus.

General map of the West Indies extending from Virginia to the mouth of the Orinoco, and destined to be copied in various shapes by many other publishers.Title cartouche t...

$2000 / ≈ €2000
Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1638

 

Mappa Aestivarum Insularum, alias Barmudas..

This magnificent map is based on the famous survey by John Norwood of the Bermuda Company in 1618. The map shows the division into the original Tribes and shows the vario...

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Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1640

 

Mappa Aestivarum Insularum alias Barmudas.

Blaeu based his work on John Speed's remarkably accurate map of 1626-1627. It shows the island divided into tribes and lots, and below the map itself appear the names of ...

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Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1644

 

Curacao Eylandt.

One of the earliest separate maps of Curaçao. The map has nice topographical detail and features an ornate title cartouche. Published in de Laet's account of the history...

$2000 / ≈ €2000
Publisher: DE LAET, Joannes
Date: Amsterdam, 1644

 

Mappa Aestivarum Insularum, alias Barmudas. . .

It shows the island divided into tribes and lots, and below the map itself appear the coats of arms of Bermuda and England and the names of the first proprietors and the ...

$2000 / ≈ €2000
Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1645

 

Mappa Aestivarum Insularum, alias Barmudas.

This magnificent map is based on the famous survey by John Norwood of the Bermuda Company in 1618. The map shows the division into the original Tribes and shows the vario...

$2000 / ≈ €2000
Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1645

 

Mappa Aestivarum Insularum, alias Barmudas..

Based closely on Blaeu's map of 1630 but with a simpler centered title piece. The map includes the arms of Bermuda and England, and lists proprietors of the various tribe...

$1750 / ≈ €1750
Publisher: HONDIUS,H.
Date: Amsterdam, 1645

 

Insulae Americanae in Oceanus Septentrionali cum Terris..

General map of the West Indies extending from Virginia to the mouth of the Orinoco, and destined to be copied in various shapes by many other publishers. Title cartouche ...

$2500 / ≈ €2500
Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1647

 

Pascaerte van Brazil en Nieu Nederlandt van Cuorvo en Flores.

A rare chart of the Atlantic Ocean, from the first edition of Hendrick Doncker's Zee-Atlas, of which no surviving example is known.Although the idea of its unusual covera...

$2750 / ≈ €2750
Publisher: DONCKER, H.
Date: Amsterdam, 1658

 

Pascaerte vande Caribische Eylanden, vande Barbados tot aende Bocht van Mexico ‘t Amsterdam By Hendrick Doncker. . .

First state. Rare. “This chart appeared in the first edition of Hendrick Doncker’s Zee-Atlas, of which no surviving example is known” -- Burden. This is an example ...

$4500 / ≈ €4500
Publisher: DONCKER, H.
Date: Amsterdam, 1659

 

Insulae Americanae in oceano septentrionali..

Showing the Gulf of Mexico and the West Indian Islands, and the adjacent North and South American coastlines.The cartography is based on the rare Gerritz chart of 1631. T...

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Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1660

 

Mappa Aestivarum Insularum alias Barmudas.

Blaeu based his work on John Speed's remarkably accurate map of 1626-1627. It shows the island divided into tribes and lots, and below the map itself appear the names of ...

$2200 / ≈ €2200
Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1662

 

Canibales Insulae.

Rare, early Dutch nautical chart of the Caribbean from Puerto Rico southward.

$1200 / ≈ €1200
Publisher: BLAEU, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1670

 

.Pascaerte vande Vlaemsche, Soute, en Caribesche Eylanden, als mede Terra Nova,. . .

This fine and scarce sea chart covers the central Atlantic and extends to include the Maritime Provinces, Antilles and the northwest coast of South America, east to the A...

$1750 / ≈ €1750
Publisher: GOOS, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1672

 

Recueil de divers voyages faits en Afrique et en l'Amerique, qui n'ont point esté encore publiez.

First edition of this collection of significant and interesting voyages, edited by a scholar and book collector who served in the employ of Louis XIV before being appoint...

$5000 / ≈ €5000
Publisher: JUSTEL, H.
Date: Paris, Louis Billaine, 1674

 

Les Isles Terceres. . .

Uncommon map of the Azores. Engraved by Sommer. Du Val is mentioned as the cartographer and the publisher was Pierre Mariette.

$450 / ≈ €450
Publisher: DU VAL, P.
Date: Paris, c. 1650 - 1676

 

Pas-kaart vande Zee kusten van Venecuela met de Byleggende Eylanden. . .

Rare chart of the coast of Venezuela, including the islands of Curaçao, Bonaire, Aruba, etc.The chart has two insets, one (15x22cm) with a map of Curaçao, one smaller w...

$2200 / ≈ €2200
Publisher: VAN KEULEN, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1680

 

Pas kaart Van Rio Oronoque Golfo De Paria met d'Eylanden Trinidad, Tabago, Granada, Granadillos, en Bequia . . .

A highly detailed and rare sea chart of the mouth of the Orinoco River, Trinidad, Tabago, St.Vincent and neighboring islands. Oriented with north to the right by two comp...

$900 / ≈ €900
Publisher: VAN KEULEN, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1684

 

Archipelague du Mexique ou sont les Isles de Cuba..

Scarce map of Caribbean. A visually stunning map with a large title cartouche. This large one-sheet map was produced by the Venetian cosmographer Vincenzo Coronelli when ...

$2000 / ≈ €2000
Publisher: NOLIN, J.B. / CORONELLI, P.
Date: Paris, 1688

 

Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali..

A particularly handsome map portraying the south-eastern U.S., the Caribbean islands, part of Mexico, Central America, Florida (called tegesta Prov. ) and part of South A...

$2000 / ≈ €2000
Publisher: VISSCHER, N./ SCHENK, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1702

 

Particularitez Curieuses de l'Ile de St. Christophle et de la Province de Bemarin . . .

Six meticulously detailed and engraved scenes of the island of St. Kitts, also known as Saint Christopher, and the province of Bemarin, indigenous plants, animals, reptil...

$95 / ≈ €95
Publisher: CHATELAIN, H.
Date: Amsterdam, 1720

 

Mappa Aestivarum Insularum, alias Barmudas..

The map is the rare re-issue of the Blaeu's copperplate of 1630. The map includes the arms of Bermuda and England, and lists proprietors of the various tribes into which ...

$1600 / ≈ €1600
Publisher: SCHENK,P./ VALK,G.
Date: Amsterdam, 1720

 

Description des plantes, arbres, animaux & poissons des Antilles . . .

Interesting sheet with eight detailed views illustrating fauna and flora on the Antillean islands, and how the natives are making sugar, with descriptive French text, fro...

$150 / ≈ €150
Publisher: CHATELAIN, H.
Date: Amsterdam, 1728

 

Carte des Isles d'Acores.

Uncommon and detailed map of the Azores. With inset maps of Port de St.Cruz and harbor and town of Angra on the island of Terceira. It was at the time an important port a...

$450 / ≈ €450
Publisher: COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.
Date: Amsterdam, 1730

 

Dominia Anglorum in praecipuis Insulis Americae ut sunt Insula S. Christopheri, Antegoa, Iamaica, Barbados nec non Insula Bermudes vel Sommers . . .

Five maps on one sheet (Barbados, Bermuda, Jamaica, Antigua and Barbuda, and St. Kitts and Nevis) based on J.B. Homann's map, showing British possessions in the Caribbean...

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Publisher: HOMANN HEIRS.
Date: Nuremberg, 1740

 

Nieuwe Wassende Graadige Pas-kaart van de Kust van Guinea en Brasilia.

Rare two-sheet sea chart of the coasts of Brazil, West Africa and South Africa, published by Johannes Van Keulen (the younger), circa 1720.The chart shows the western coa...

$1800 / ≈ €1800
Publisher: VAN KEULEN, G.
Date: Amsterdam, 1751

 

Carte Hydrographique de la Baye de la Havane.. N° 69.

A well engraved and highly detailed chart of the walled city of Havana and its harbor features inset plans of three forts (La Punta, El Morro, and La Real Fuerza) as well...

$2100 / ≈ €2100
Publisher: DÉPÔT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE / BELLIN, J.N.
Date: Paris, 1762

 

Carte de la Dominique Prise par les Francois le 7 Septembre 1778. Avec le Plan du Debarquement et de l'Attaque des Forts et Batteries par les Troupes et Les Fregates de sa Majeste

A rare map of St. Dominica, with insets of Charlotteville with its attack by the French on 7 September 1778 on the British. Also small inset map of the Caribbean islands ...

$500 / ≈ €500
Publisher: BUACHE, S.
Date: Paris, 1778

 

Golfe du Mexique Assujetti aux Observations Astronomiques Par J.B.Nolin.

Rare map of the Caribbean prepared by J.B.Nolin and published by L.J. Mondhare for his Atlas Général a l'usage des colleges et maisons d'education.. Louis Joseph Mondha...

$200 / ≈ €200
Publisher: MONDHARE, L.J. / NOLIN, J.B.
Date: Paris, 1781

 

Carte Geo-Hydrographique du Golfe du Mexique et de ses Isles..

Map of the Caribbean and Gulf of Mexico showing the various islands and continental coastlines according to the 18th century Venetian cartography of Rizzi Zannoni.Illustr...

$450 / ≈ €450
Publisher: LATTRÉ / ZANNONI, R.
Date: Paris, ca 1783

 

Isle de la Jamaïque.

Map of Jamaica, from Atlas de la Géographie de toutes les parties du monde.. Ouvrage destiné pour l'education, et nécessaire aux négocians, aux voyageurs, aux fonctio...

$50 / ≈ €50
Publisher: DELAPORTE, L'Abbé.
Date: Paris, Prudhomme, Levrault, Debray, 1806

 

Carte Réduite Du Golphe Du Mexique Et Des Isles De L' Amérique..

A well engraved and highly detailed chart prepared by Bellin of the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean. In addition to a magnificent title cartouche and a color key to the ...

$2000 / ≈ €2000
Publisher: DÉPÔT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE / BELLIN, J.N.
Date: Paris dated year 17, or 1808

 

West indien.

Nice small map of The West Indies, with Cuba, Jamaica, S.Domingo, etc. Southern tip of Florida is included. Map by Johannes Walch in his rare Allgemeiner Atlas Nach den b...

$150 / ≈ €150
Publisher: WALCH, J.
Date: Augsburg, 1812

 

Manuscript plan of Havana harbour.

Manuscript chart with good nautical detail and soundings of Havana harbour.

$1500 / ≈ €1500
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Spain c.1820

 

Carte Geographique, Statistique et Historique des Indes Occidentales.

A nice detailed map of The West Indies, including Cuba, the Bahamas, the southern most tip of FL, parts of Central America, and the northern tip of South America. From Bu...

$120 / ≈ €120
Publisher: BUCHON, J.A.
Date: Paris, 1825

 

Carte Geographique, Statistique et Historique de la Jamaique.

A nice detailed map of the island of Jamaica, from Buchon's Atlas Gégraphique Statistique, historique et chronologique des deux Ameriques et des isles adjacentes traduit...

$125 / ≈ €125
Publisher: BUCHON, J.A.
Date: Paris, 1825

 

[ A view of a Caribbean sugar plantation ].

Aquatint depicting a Caribbean (probably sugar) plantation. Engraved by Fumagalli.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de...

$90 / ≈ €90
Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

West Indies.

A fine, detailed steel engraved map comprising Florida, Bahamas, Cuba, Haiti, Jamaica, the Windward, and the Leeward Islands, the northern Columbian coastline, Panama, Gu...

$300 / ≈ €300
Publisher: ARROWSMITH, John.
Date: London, 1839

 

Antilles.

Finely engraved map of the Caribbean, with a color key to Spanish, English, French, Danish, Dutch and Swedish possessions, prepared by A.H.Dufour and engraved by Giraldon...

$75 / ≈ €75
Publisher: DUFOUR, A.H.
Date: Paris, Jules Renouard, ca.1840

 

Posesiones de America : Isla de Cuba. [together with] Isla de Cuba. . .

Wall size sea chart and map of land areas showing all of Cuba, part of Florida Keys plus San Adios and Salvador Grande in the Bahamas.Minute topographical, political, and...

$2500 / ≈ €2500
Publisher: MADOZ, P. / COELLO, F.
Date: Madrid, 1853 / 1851

 

Islands in the Atlantic.

Decorative steel engraved map of Islands showing the Azores, Madeira, Bermuda, the Canaries and the Cape Verdes. Interlocking border design. Taken from "The illustra...

$300 / ≈ €300
Publisher: TALLIS, J.
Date: London, ca. 1851

 

Colonies Françaises (en Amérique). N°92.

A very decorative 19th century map showing the islands of St Martin, St Pierre et Miquelon and Terra Nova. Includes also Guyana. The map is surrounded by portraits, anima...

$150 / ≈ €150
Publisher: LEVASSEUR, V.
Date: Paris, A. Combette, 1852

 

Colonies Françaises (en Amérique). N°89.

Carte des Colonies Françaises (Guadeloupe, Marie Galante et la Martinique). Map of the old French colonies of Guadeloupe, Marie Galante and Martinique.Lovely map from on...

$120 / ≈ €120
Publisher: LEVASSEUR, V.
Date: Paris, A. Combette, 1852

 

ISLA DE CUBA [with 2 maps] Plano Pintoresco De La Habana con los numeros de las casas B. May y Ca. 1853. (with) Inset map Puerto y Cereanias De La Habana. (with) 14 views of Havana & prominent buildings.

Lithographic town-plan surrounded with views of the city of Havana including the "Fuente De La India En El Paseo De Isabel 2a." and "Vista Gral De La Haban...

$3500 / ≈ €3500
Publisher: MAY, B. Y CA.
Date: Havana, 1853

 

Posesiones de America : Isla de Cuba. . .

Wall size map of land areas showing all of Cuba, part of Florida Keys plus San Adios and Salvador Grande in the Bahamas.Minute topographical, political, and hydrographic ...

$750 / ≈ €750
Publisher: MADOZ, P. / COELLO, F.
Date: Madrid, 1853

 

Christianssted. (St.Croix).

A beautiful view of the small town of Christianssted on the island of St. Croix. This view shows much of the harbor and a portion of the town's waterfront. one of a serie...

$900 / ≈ €900
Publisher: BAERENTZEN CO.
Date: Copenhagen, Baerentzen Co, 1856

 

St. Thomas (parti af Byen og Havnen).

A beautiful view of the harbour on the island St. Thomas. This view shows much of the town, bay and surrounding area. One of a series of six lithographs of St. Thomas pro...

$1100 / ≈ €1100
Publisher: BAERENTZEN CO.
Date: Copenhagen, Baerentzen Co, 1856

 

Parti ved Frederikssted (St. Croix).

Early town-views of the small town of Frederiksted on the island of St. Croix. This view shows much of the harbor and a portion of the town's waterfront. one of a series ...

$950 / ≈ €950
Publisher: BAERENTZEN CO.
Date: Copenhagen, Baerentzen / Co, 1856

 

Antille od Indie Occidentali per il geografo T.Duvoteney.

Uncommon Italian map of Caribbean. Map is in outlined color.Many Indian names and settlements.From Geografia Storica and published by Fratelli Doyen in Turin.

$50 / ≈ €50
Publisher: DOYEN, Fr.
Date: Turin, 1857

 

Description topographique, physique, civile, politique et historique de la partie francaise de l'isle Saint-Domingue. : Avec des observations générales sur la population. . .

Complete title "Description topographique, physique, civile, politique et historique de la partie francaise Aise de l'isle Saint-Domingue : Avec des observations gen...

$1600 / ≈ €1600
Publisher: MOREAU de SAINT-MERY, Médéric Louis Elie.
Date: Paris, Guérin and Cie, 1875

 

Carte générale des Iles Antilles, des iles et bancs de Bahama, des Etats-Unis . . .

Scarce and large (614 x 930 mm / 24.2 x 36.6 inches) map of the Caribbean, including the Gulf coast and central America, and insets of the Virgin Islands, Martinique and ...

$750 / ≈ €750
Publisher: VUILLEMIN, A. , LOGEROT, A. / BRUE, H.
Date: Paris, 1876

 

West Indies Virgin islands Sheet III Tortola I. to Culebra including St. Thomas...

An British Admiralty chart of the Virgin Islands. A highly corrected version of Admiralty chart 2452 originally published 15th December 1856 under the Superintendence of ...

$135 / ≈ €135
Publisher: HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE OF THE ADMIRALTY.
Date: London, 1856- 1988-1993

 

West Indies Anguilla to Puerto Rico showing the approaches to the Virgin Islands . . .

A highly corrected version of Admiralty chart 130 originally published 22nd June 1868 under the Superintendence of Captain G.H. Richards. Edition Date 1974 with further c...

$100 / ≈ €100
Publisher: HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE OF THE ADMIRALTY.
Date: London, 1868 - 1999

 

BWIA. North America - Caribbean Route Map.

An interesting double sided brochure type map of the routes flown by BWIA (British West Indian Airlines) between North America and the Caribbean. One side shows (not in t...

$110 / ≈ €110
Publisher: RAND MCNALLY & COMPANY.
Date: USA, ca 1960s