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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Kitchin, Thomas; Phillips, J.; Robert Laurie & James Whittle
Date:
1794
Short Title:
Composite: England, Wales.
Publisher:
Laurie & Whittle
London
Type:
Composite Map
Obj Height cm:
106
Obj Width cm:
107
Scale 1:
575,000
Note:
Digital composite of 2 hand colored engraved maps. Relief shown pictorially. Shows counties, settlements, roads with distances to London, finished and unfinished canals, rivers intended to be made navigable, etc. Has illustrated cartouche, table "The inland navigations in England &c." and inset of the Isles of Scilly. Printed on 4 sheets; joined as 2.
Country:
England; Wales
Full Title:
(Composite of) A new map of England & Wales. Drawn from several surveys &c. on the new projection : corrected from astronomical observations & the places marked where the observatns. were made. By Thos. Kitchin, Geogr. The canals inserted to 1792 by J. Phillips, Surveyor. London, Published by Laurie & Whittle, No. 53, Fleet Street, as the act directs, 12th May, 1794.
List No:
2310.011
Page No:
(7-8)
Series No:
13
Publication Author:
Kitchin, Thomas; Robert Laurie & James Whittle
Pub Date:
1804
Pub Title:
(A new universal atlas, exhibiting all the empires, kingdoms, states, republics, &c. &c. in the whole World; being a complete collection of the most approved maps extant; corrected with the greatest care, and augmented from the last edition of D'Anville and Robert (de Vaugondy) with many improvements by Major James Rennel, and other eminent geographers, including all the tracks and new discoveries of the British circumnavigators, Biron, Wallis, Carteret, Captain James Cook, Vancouver, Perouse, &c. &c. 6th Ed. ... London, R. Laurie & J. Whittle, 1804)
Pub Reference:
OCLC 7160203. Cf P699; Shirley R. Maps in the atlases of the British Library, T.LAU-1c (1799 ed.); NMM 375 (3rd ed. 1801)
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
2310.000
Pub Type:
World Atlas
Pub Maps:
76
Pub Height cm:
57
Pub Width cm:
41
Image No:
2310011
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2006
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