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The English pilot : part III, describing the sea-coasts, capes, head-lands, bays, roads, harbours, rivers, and ports : together with the soundings, sands, rocks and dangers in the whole Mediterranian Sea : likewise the courses and distances from one place to another, the setting of the tides and currents, the ebbing and flowing of the sea, the prospects of the lands, &c. : collected from the practice and experience of divers able navigators both of our own and other nations.

London : Printed for Rich. Mount and Tho. Page, at the Postern on Tower-Hill, and Jer. Seller and Ch. Price at the Hermitage, in Wapping, MDCCIII [1703]
Physical Description:
1 atlas ([2], 92 pages, [37] leaves of plates) : illustrations, maps ; 46 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2023 22
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Maps & Atlas (printed)
Scales differ.
With 19 plates of engraved maps, 18 of which are on double leaves. Also includes maps printed on pages with letterpress text.
Depths shown by soundings. Relief shown pictorially in some maps.
Includes profiles.
Adams, T.R. English maritime books printed before 1801, 917
BAC Folio A 2023 22: Bound in later calf. Autographs: John Vinson, 1706; G. Carnegie. Has one manuscript chart tipped in, opposite page 8: The projection of the plain chart containing 18° degrees of latitude and 8° of longitude.
Subject Terms:
Carnegie, G. -- Autograph.
Coasts -- Mediterranean Sea.
Navigation -- Mediterranean Sea.
Vinson, John -- Autograph.
Nautical charts.
Pilot guides.
Seller, John, active 1658-1698, cartographer.
Thornton, 1641-1708, cartographer.
Bennett, James, active 1675-1677, engraver.
Gascoyne, Joel, 1650- engraver.
R. Mount and T. Page, publisher.

  • Plates: [1] A generall chart of the Mediterranean Sea
  • [2] A chart of the sea-coast of Spain, from Cape de Gata to Cape S. Martin and of the sea-coast of Barbary, from Cape de Hone to Cape de Tenes / by John Seller
  • [3] A chart of the Levant or eastermost part of the Mediterranean Sea / by John Seller
  • [4] A chart of the Straits of Gibralter / Joel Gascoyne sculp.
  • [5] A chart of the sea-coast of Spain from the straits mouth to C. de Gat and of the sea-coast of Barbary, from the straits mouth to C. de Hone
  • [6] The sea coast of Barbary, from Cape de Tenes to Cape de Rosa / by John Seller ; Iames Bennett sculp.
  • [7] The sea coast of Valencia and Catalonia from C. S. Martin to C. Dragon, with the Island of Maiorca, Minorca, and Juica
  • [8]The Bay of Alfaques near Tortosa in Valencia / drawn by Capt. Doleman in Jan. 1705/6
  • [9] A large chart of Port Maon on the Island Minork in the Meditteranean
  • [10] Bay of Toulon. Bay of Marcellia
  • [11] The sea coast of Languedoc & Provence and part of Italy, from Cape Dragon to Cape delle Melle / Ia. Bennett sculp.
  • [12] The sea coast of the island Sardinia and Corsica / Ia. Bennett sculp.
  • [13] The sea coast of Italy, from Cape delle Melle to Mount Argentato, with the island of Corsica / Ia. Bennett sculp.
  • [14] A chart of the sea coast of Italy, Sicily, and part of Barbary / Ia. Bennett sculp.
  • [15] A sea chart of the Gulph of Venice, describing all the sea coasts and islands contained therein
  • [16] A chart of the south part of Cephalonia, with the island of Zante, and the coast of Morea from C. Chiarese to C. Sapienza / J. Gas. sculp. A chart of the south coast of Morea, from Venetica to C. S. Angelo with the islands of Serigo Serigoto and part of Candia
  • [17] The sea coast of the island Candia, with all the bayes, havens, and roades on the island and theare about
  • [18] A new chart of the Archipelago
  • [19] A chart of the Levant or the sea coast of Egypt, Syria, Caramania, and the island Cyprus / by Iohn Seller.

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