Map of the north and north-west coast of St Helena: bird's eye view of the cliffs from 'Isles de l'Est' to West Point. With reference table. Inset 'Plan de la Ville & Rade de St e Hèlenee en Juillet 1781 par Mr. Laffitte, Ingenieur des Colonies': bird's-eye view of Jamestown and its anchorage, showing the steepness of the hills surrounding the town and the dominant position of two defence works, one at Munden's Point; a ship at anchor lies off the town. Scale: about 2.5 cm to 64 toises. Compass indicator. With two views of the coast: 'Vue de la partie de... St. Heline Coté N.E.' and 'Vue de la partie de l'isle Ste. hélene Côté N.O.'. The latter view shows the appearance of Jamestown from the sea, and the roads leading to the cliffs surrounding the town.