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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d, 1697-1782; Pownall, Thomas; Robert Laurie & James Whittle
Attributed Author:
Kitchin, Thomas
Date:
1794
Short Title:
America (south)
Publisher:
Laurie & Whittle
London
Type:
Atlas Map
Obj Height cm:
52
Obj Width cm:
118
Scale 1:
13,000,000
Note:
Hand colored engraved map with inset. Relief shown pictorially. Shows colonies, cities, Indian tribes, rivers, etc. Includes table: The continent and islands of America as divided and possessed ... Illustrated cartouche. Prime meridian: Ferro. Printed on 2 sheets; joined.
Reference:
Smith, M.D. Realms of gold, 90; Karpinski CVIII; Cf Wagner 692 (1783 ed.)
World Area:
America
Full Title:
A new map of the whole continent of America, divided into north and south and West Indies. (South half). (with) The supplement to North America containing the countries adjoining to Baffins & Hudsons bays. Wherein are exactly described the United States of North America as well as the several European possessions according to the Preliminaries of Peace signed at Versailles Jan. 20, 1783. Compiled from Mr. d'Anville's maps of that continent, with the addition of the Spanish discoveries in 1775 to the north of California & corrected in the several parts belonging to Great Britain, from the original materials of Governor Pownall, MP. London, Publish'd by Laurie & Whittle, No. 53, Fleet Street, as the act directs 12th May, 1794.
List No:
2310.078
Page No:
(66)
Series No:
80
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:
2310078
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2006
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A new map of the whole continent of America, divided into north and south and West I…