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A correct plan of the environs of Quebec, and of the battle fought on the 13th September, 1759: together with a particular detail of the French lines and batteries, and also of the encampments, batteries and attacks of the British army, and the investitur

A correct plan of the environs of Quebec, and of the battle fought on the 13th September, 1759: together with a particular detail of the French lines and batteries, and also of the encampments, batteries and attacks of the British army, and the investitur

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Creator: Jefferys, Thomas, d. 1771
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Date: [1768]
Publisher: Thos. Jefferys, the corner of St. Martins Lane Charing Cross
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BEIN 2003 Folio 85: No. 7 of 45 maps bound together with binder's spine title: Atlas of America; ms. table of contents. Bookplate of Paul Mellon.
Engraved by: Thomas Jefferys, geographer to his majesty.
Hand-colored.
Map shows details of British and French positions during the siege of Quebec and table of references identifies British military units.
Overlay provides details of changed position of British troops at the battle of September 13, 1759.
Published in: A general topography of North America, London, 1768.
Kershaw, Kenneth. Early printed maps of Canada, vol. 4, no. 1015.
Scale 1:18,500.
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1 map : col. ; 41 x 89 cm.
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Object ID: 2040329
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