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Plan de la Baye et de la Ville de St. Marc dans l'Isle de St. Domingue.


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A scarce and highly detailed plan of the harbor town of St. Marc on the west coast of Haiti, from the rare first edition of Recueil de vues des lieux principaux de la colonie francaise de Saint-Domingue, the atlas published as a companion to the six-volume Loix et constitutions des colonies françoises de l'Amérique sous le Vent by Moreau de Saint-Méry, a key chronicler of life on the French colony of Saint Domingue, today's Haiti, on the eve of the Haitian Revolution.
Item Number: RS2435
Cartographer: Moreau de Saint-Mery / Phelipeau
Place & Date: Paris / 1790 / 1791
Size: 14 3/4" x 9 5/8"
Condition: original color; light overall age toning; some nicks and tears along edges of margins
Price: SOLD