Carte d'Amerique


Carte d'Amerique

Item Information

Title:
Carte d'Amerique : dressée pour l'usage du Roy
Creator:
L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726
Name on Item:
par Guillaume Delisle, premier Geographe de sa Majesté de l'Académie Royale des Sciences.
Date:
1722
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
America--Maps--Early works to 1800
Western Hemisphere--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
Central America (area)
North America (area)
Publisher:
Paris : Chez l'Auteur sur le Quay de l'Horlage
Notes:
Relief shown pictorially.
Prime meridian: Ferro.
Includes "Avertissement" in draped curtain concerning the projection and scale.
Shows demarcation line of Pope Alexander VI between Spain and Portuguese territories.
In lower right margin: "Ph. Buache P.G.d.R:d.l'A.d.S. Gendre del'Auteur Avec Privilége du 30. Av."
Extent:
1 map : hand col. ; 49 x 59 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:30,000,000]
Language:
French
Identifier:
06_01_006011
Call #:
G3290 1722 .L5
Barcode:
39999059019040
Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
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