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A new map of the whole continent of America : divided into North and South and West Indies 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 Versa

A new map of the whole continent of America : divided into North and South and West Indies 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 Versa

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Creator: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782
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Date: 1794.
Publisher: Laurie & Whittle,
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Description:
Appears in Thomas Kitchin's General atlas, describing the whole universe.
Joined into two sheets measuring 53.8 x 121.6 cm. and 53.8 x 121.2 cm. Stamped number on top sheet: 60. Stamped number on top sheet: 61. Cross Collection no. 139.
Re-issue of John Gibson's map of [1763], 1772, 1777, 1783, and 1786.
Relief shown pictorially.
Shows the Western Hemisphere with some political borders, tabular information indicates national possessions; cities and rivers.
Inset: The supplement to North America containing the countries adjoining to Baffins & Hudson bays.
Prime meridian: Ferro.
Title from ornamental cartouche.
"Publish'd by Laurie & Whittle, No. 53 Fleet Street, as the Act directs, 12th May 1794."
Includes table, "The Continent and Islands of America are Divided and Possessed as follows viz."
Physical Description:
1 map on 4 sheets : hand col. ; 102.8 x 118.2 cm.
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Scale [ca. 1:13,000,000].
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BRBL_00686
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Sheets 1-2
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 15825273
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