[MEXICO]. Plano del Puerto del Alacran, situado el extremo N. de la Isla de Perez. Madrid: Dirección de Hidrográficos,1809.

$ 800.00

[MEXICO]. Plano del Puerto del Alacran, situado el extremo N. de la Isla de Perez. Madrid: Dirección de Hidrográficos,1809.

Single sheet (11 2/8 x 15 4/8 inches, full margins, showing the plate mark). A fine engraved map of the Isla Pérez in the Gulf of Mexico, north of Progreso, Mexico, off the coast of the Yucatán Peninsula, now part of the Arrecife Alacranes National Park, and is the largest island in the archipelago, from the "Portulano de la America Setentrional", first published by the Spanish Admiralty in Madrid in 1809. Including maps of the West Indies and coastal South America in four parts showing harbor soundings, coastal elevations and names of capes, points, islands and other geographical points of interest. Philips 1224.