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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Brue, Adrien Hubert, 1786-1832
Date:
1821
Short Title:
(Western Hemisphere)
Publisher:
A. Brue
Paris
Type:
Case Map
Obj Height cm:
94
Obj Width cm:
93
Scale 1:
15,000,000
Note:
Untitled map of the the Western Hemisphere, with the North American geography following Lewis and Clark's discoveries. There is an advertisement explaining the author's rational for the choice of locations that are unknown. Map is dissected into 20 sections, and mounted and bordered with linen. With hand painted outline color. End sheet has a label reading "Mappemonde Amerique" in ms, "Magasin de Geographie de Chles. Simonneau Graveur. A Paris, Rue de la Paix No. 6. Hotel Mirabeau, via-a-vis le Timbre..." and dated below that, "le 15-2-1907" in ms; under the label in ms reads "Mappemonde des 2 Ameriques a Moulinard." Map folds into a new brown cloth folding case 26x20 with "Amerique Brue 1821" stamped in gold on the spine.
World Area:
Western Hemisphere
Full Title:
(Western Hemisphere). Dressee et Redigee par A.H. Brue. Publiee en Juin 1820. Augmentee en 7 bre 1821. Gravee sous la direction de l'Auteur. a Londres, chez Cary Md. de Cartes Geog. a Milan, chez Betailli et Compie. a Vienne, chez Artaria Md. d'Estampes ... (embossed seal) Carte Encyprotipe AHB.
List No:
2394.000
Engraver or Printer:
Cary Md. de Cartes Geog.; Betailli et Compie; Artaria Md. d'Estampes
Publication Author:
Brue, Adrien Hubert, 1786-1832
Pub Date:
1821
Pub Title:
(Western Hemisphere). Dressee et Redigee par A.H. Brue. Publiee en Juin 1820. Augmentee en 7 bre 1821. Gravee sous la direction de l'Auteur. a Londres, chez Cary Md. de Cartes Geog. a Milan, chez Betailli et Compie. a Vienne, chez Artaria Md. d'Estampes ... (embossed seal) Carte Encyprotipe AHB.
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
2394.000
Pub Type:
Case Map
Pub Height cm:
26
Pub Width cm:
20
Image No:
2394000
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