A new and correct map of the coast of Africa, from Sta. Cruz lat. 30 north. to the coast of Angola lat 11. S. with explanatory notes of all the forts and settlements belonging to the several European powers


A new and correct map of the coast of Africa, from Sta. Cruz lat. 30 north. to the coast of Angola lat 11. S. with explanatory notes of all the forts and settlements belonging to the several European powers

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Title:
A new and correct map of the coast of Africa, from Sta. Cruz lat. 30 north. to the coast of Angola lat 11. S. with explanatory notes of all the forts and settlements belonging to the several European powers
Creator:
Bowles, Carington, 1724-1793
Date:
1771
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
Coasts--Africa--Maps
Africa--Maps--Early works to 1800
Publisher:
London : Carington Bowles
Notes:
Boston Public Library copy removed from Bowles' A general atlas of thirty-six new and correct maps. [London : Carington Bowles, 1771?].
Relief shown pictorially.
Inset: A correct chart of the Gold Coast according to the Sr. Danville.
Includes text.
This map can be viewed as a georeferenced overlay in an interactive application made especially for We Are One: Mapping America's Road from Revolution to Independence http://d2o8owo4k087al.cloudfront.net/index.html?mapId=29.
Extent:
1 map : hand-colored ; 48 x 47 cm
Scale:
Scale approximately 1:9,900,000 at the equator
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_014251
Call #:
G1015 .B69 1771
Barcode:
39999065701755
Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.