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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d, 1697-1782; Robert Laurie & James Whittle
Attributed Author:
Kitchin, Thomas
Date:
1794
Short Title:
South America (south)
Publisher:
Laurie & Whittle
London
Type:
Atlas Map
Obj Height cm:
50
Obj Width cm:
118
Scale 1:
7,900,000
Note:
Hand colored engraved map. Relief shown pictorially; depths by soundings. Shows settlements, roads, Indian tribes, etc. Includes text "Divisions of South America with a summary account of its trade," descriptive notes and illustrated cartouche. Prime meridian: Ferro. Printed on 2 sheets; joined.
Reference:
Bancroft Library G5200 1794.A5.
World Area:
South America
Full Title:
A map of South America containing Tierra-Firma, Guayana, New Granada, Amazonia, Brasil, Peru, Paraguay, Chaco, Tucuman, Chili and Patagonia, from Mr. d'Anville with several improvements and additions, and the newest discoveries. (South half). London, Published by Laurie & Whittle, No. 53 Fleet Street, as the act directs 12th May, 1794.
List No:
2310.090
Page No:
(76)
Series No:
92
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:
2310090
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2006
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