Carta Esferica del Mar de las Antillas y de las Costas de Tierra Firme, desde las Bocas del Rio Orinoco hasta el Golfo de Honduras.

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Map shows coastline details for Central America, the northern coast of South America, and especially the coast of Venezuela; roads, structures, fortifications and harbor details for coastal cities in Venezuela on insets. Insets: "Plano de Puerto Cabello en la Costa de Tierra Firme," "Plano de la Ensenada de Barcelona," "Plano del fondeadero de la Guayra," and "Plano de la boca del Golfo de Cariaco y del fondeadero de Cumana." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Scale not given.

Physical Description

1 map : 36 x 93 cm. on sheet 65 x 99 cm.

Creation Information

Espinosa y Tello, Josef, 1763-1815 1812.

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  • Place of Publication: Londres

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Map shows coastline details for Central America, the northern coast of South America, and especially the coast of Venezuela; roads, structures, fortifications and harbor details for coastal cities in Venezuela on insets. Insets: "Plano de Puerto Cabello en la Costa de Tierra Firme," "Plano de la Ensenada de Barcelona," "Plano del fondeadero de la Guayra," and "Plano de la boca del Golfo de Cariaco y del fondeadero de Cumana." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Scale not given.

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1 map : 36 x 93 cm. on sheet 65 x 99 cm.

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

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  • 1812

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  • March 8, 2013, 9:50 p.m.

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  • June 10, 2015, 6:13 p.m.

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  • Londres ()

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Espinosa y Tello, Josef, 1763-1815. Carta Esferica del Mar de las Antillas y de las Costas de Tierra Firme, desde las Bocas del Rio Orinoco hasta el Golfo de Honduras., map, 1812; Londres. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth298390/: accessed December 14, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.