To the Right Honourable Charles, Earl of Peterborow, and Monmouth, &c. this map of Africa, according to ye newest and most exact observations is most humbly dedicated


To the Right Honourable Charles, Earl of Peterborow, and Monmouth, &c. this map of Africa, according to ye newest and most exact observations is most humbly dedicated

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Title:
To the Right Honourable Charles, Earl of Peterborow, and Monmouth, &c. this map of Africa, according to ye newest and most exact observations is most humbly dedicated
Title (alt.):
This map of Africa
Africa
Creator:
Moll, Herman, d. 1732
Creator:
Bowles, Thomas, d. 1767
Creator:
Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794
Creator:
King, John.
Creator:
John Bowles & Son
Name on Item:
by your Lordship's humble servant H: Moll geographer.
Date:
[1750?–1759?]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
Africa--Maps--Early works to 1800
Peterborough, Charles Mordaunt, Earl of, 1708-1779
Publisher:
[London] : Printed for Ino. Bowles & Son ... Tho. Bowles ... [by] Robt. Sayer ... and by John King
Notes:
Prime meridians: London and Ferro.
Relief shown pictorially.
Insets: Cape Coast Castle on ye gold coast of Guinea -- James Fort on the island of St. Helena -- Fort of Good Hope -- A prospect of the Cape of Good Hope.
Philip Overton's name has been erased and Robert Sayer's printed over. The premises passed to Sayer in 1748.
Appears in Moll's The world described, [1709-1736], plate 6.
Extent:
1 map : hand col. ; 57 x 96 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:16,500,000] at equator
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_009654
Call #:
G1015 .M65 1709
Barcode:
30000003874667
Terms of Use:
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