A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America


A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America

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Title:
A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America : containing Newfoundland, New Scotland, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pensilvania, Maryland, Virginia and Carolina
Creator:
Moll, Herman, d. 1732
Creator:
King, John.
Creator:
Bowles, Thomas, d. 1767
Creator:
Bowles, John, 1701-1779
Creator:
John Bowles & Son
Name on Item:
according to the newest and most exact observations by Herman Moll, geographer.
Date:
[1755?]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
North America--Maps--Early works to 1800
Douglas, Walter, 1670-1739
Places:
North America (area)
Publisher:
[London] : Printed and sold by Tho. Bowles next ye Chapter House in St Pauls Church-yard, John Bowles & Son at the Black Horse in Cornhil, and by I. King at ye Globe in ye Poultrey near Stocks Market
Notes:
5th issue.
Relief shown pictorially.
Prime meridian: London.
Insets: A draught of ye town and harbour of Charles-town -- A map of the principal part of North America -- A map of the improved part of Carolina with the settlements &c. -- [South part of Carolina and the east part of Florida].
Includes dedication to Walter Dowglass governor of the Leeward Islands, dated 1715.
Includes descriptive text and "A view of the industry of ye beavers of Canada ...."
Appears in Moll's The world described, [1709-1736], plate 8.
Extent:
1 map : hand col. ; 100 x 60 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:3,200,000]
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_009668
Call #:
G1015 .M65 1709
Barcode:
30000003876415
Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
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