Rare chart of the Delaware, from Frankfort and Philadelphia to Henlopen Point and Cape May, from Luffman's rare Geographical and Topographical Atlas, publish in London. Includes towns, soundings, outlines for the main shipping channel, western shipping channel, Channel used only by Shallops, islands, anchorages and other details. A note on the map indicates it was prepared based upon a survey made by order of the American Government. Original color. Minor offsetting, but a nice example. Only one appearance in a dealer catalogue in the past 25 years (Old Print Gallery, 1986).
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