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A map of North America

A map of North America

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Creator: Delarochette, L. (Louis), 1731-1802, creator Bowles, Carington, 1724-1793 Bowles, John, 1701-1779 Palairet, Jean, 1697-1774
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Date: 1765
Publisher: Printed for John Bowles
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by J. Palairet, with considerable alterations & improvements from d'Anville, Mitchell & Bellin, by L. Delarochette.
Longit. west from Ferro I.
Printed for John Bowles at the Black Horse in Cornhill & Carington Bowles in St. Pauls Church yard, London.
Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
BEIN 2003 Folio 85: No. 1 of 45 maps bound together with binder's spine title: Atlas of America; ms. table of contents. Bookplate: Robinson. Bookplate of Paul Mellon.
Differs from other copy in coloration. Only boundaries are colored, emphasis is on showing the internal boundaries of British America.
Hand colored.
Includes historical notes and table of Methodical divisions of North America.
Relief shown pictorially.
Sterling copy stamped on verso: Yale, Horace Brown, 1900S.
LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789,
Scale [ca. 1:15,000,000].
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1 map : hand col. ; 47 x 57 cm.
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Object ID: 2040303
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