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B/w copper plate engraving; Image size 6-3/8”x 12-3/4” plus margins to 8”x12-3/4”. The view depicts the British siege under General Oglethorpe, on St. Augustine [Spanish Florida]. This siege failed and the British troops retreated back to Georgia. A lettered key identifies the positions, identifies the ships and gives a general history of the battle. Good condition with several light folds and creases, several small edge-nicks, some browning to lower third..
Title: A View of the Town and Castle of St. Augustine, and the English Camp Before it June 20 1740
Edition: 1st ed.
Location Published: Gentleman's Magazine, London, : 1740
Book Condition: Good
Categories: Americana, History, Not a Book - Eclectic Stuff, War / Military History, Maps, Cartography
Seller ID: k190220d
Keywords: battles, cartography, engraving, florida, maps