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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Thomson, John
Date:
1817
Short Title:
Mediterranean Sea.
Publisher:
John Cumming
Dublin
Publisher:
John Thomson
Edinburgh
Publisher:
Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy
London
Type:
Atlas Map
Obj Height cm:
50
Obj Width cm:
60
Scale 1:
6,300,000
Note:
Engraved map with 7 inset maps. Outline hand color. Relief shown by hachures; depths by soundings in insets.
World Area:
Eastern Hemisphere
Region:
Mediterranean Sea
Full Title:
Chart of the Mediterranean Sea. (with) Bay & roads of Marseilles. (with) The harbour of Genoa. (with) Plan of the rock and bay of Gibraltar shewing the position of the combined fleet and attack of the battering ships in 1782. (with) Leghorn Road. (with) Sketch of the watering place of Algeziras. (with) Attack on Algiers by the fleet under the command of Adml. Lord Exmouth, Augst. 27th 1816. (with) Gulf of Smyrna. Neele sculp., Strand. Drawn & engraved for Thomson's New general atlas, 1817.
List No:
1007.025
Page No:
No. 24
Series No:
29
Engraver or Printer:
Neele, Samuel John, 1758-1824
Publication Author:
Thomson, John
Pub Date:
1817
Pub Title:
A new general atlas, consisting of a series of geographical designs, on various projections, exhibiting the form and component parts of the globe; and a collection of maps and charts, delineating the natural and political divisions of the empires, kingdoms, and states in the World. Constructed from the best systematic works, and the most authentic voyages and travels. With a memoir of the progress of geography, a summary of physical geography, and a consulting index to facilitate the finding out of places. Edinburgh: Printed by George Ramsay and Company, for John Thomson and Company, Edinburgh; Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy, London; and John Cumming, Dublin. 1817.
Pub Reference:
P731; Newberry Library: Ayer 135 T4 1817.
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
1007.000
Pub Type:
World Atlas
Pub Maps:
84
Pub Height cm:
55
Pub Width cm:
45
Image No:
1007025
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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Chart of the Mediterranean Sea. (with) Bay & roads of Marseilles. (with) The harbo…