To His Most Serene and August Majesty Peter Alexovitz absolute lord of Russia &c. this map of Moscovy, Poland, Little Tartary, and ye Black Sea &c. is most humbly dedicated


To His Most Serene and August Majesty Peter Alexovitz absolute lord of Russia &c. this map of Moscovy, Poland, Little Tartary, and ye Black Sea &c. is most humbly dedicated

Item Information

Title:
To His Most Serene and August Majesty Peter Alexovitz absolute lord of Russia &c. this map of Moscovy, Poland, Little Tartary, and ye Black Sea &c. is most humbly dedicated
Title (alt.):
This map of Moscovy, Poland, Little Tartary, and ye Black Sea &c
Map of Moscovy, Poland, Little Tartary and ye Black Sea
Creator:
Moll, Herman, d. 1732
Creator:
Bowles, John, 1701-1779
Creator:
Bowles, Thomas, d. 1767
Creator:
Overton, Philip, d. 1751
Creator:
King, John.
Creator:
Perry, John, 1670-1732
Creator:
Cruys, Cornelius, 1657-1727
Name on Item:
by H. Moll Geographer.
Date:
[1730?]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
Russia--Maps--Early works to 1800
Poland--Maps--Early works to 1800
Black Sea--Maps--Early works to 1800
Europe, Eastern--Maps--Early works to 1800
Peter, I, Emperor of Russia, 1672-1725
Places:
Eastern Europe (area)
Poland
Russia
Black Sea
Publisher:
[London] : Printed for H. Moll between Temple Bar & St. Clem. Church in ye Strand, I. Bowles at the Black Horse in Cornhill, P. Overton over against S. Dunstans Church in Fleetstreet & T. Bowles next to the Chapter House in St. Pauls Church yard and for I. King Print & Mapseller at the Globe in the Poultry
Notes:
Relief shown pictorially. Depth shown by soundings.
Prime meridians: London and Ferro.
Insets: To avoid too great a contraction of the scale, the north part of Russia &c. is continued here -- The River Wolga from Peter Gorod to where it empties it self into the Caspian Sea -- Asoph or Asof and ye forts, and mouth of ye R. Don or Tanais &c.
Includes note and decorative allegorical cartouche with both secular and religious elements.
Appears in Moll's The world described, [1709-1736], plate 13.
Extent:
1 map : hand col. ; 61 x 97 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:3,750,000]
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_009663
Call #:
G1015 .M65 1709
Barcode:
30000003876437
Terms of Use:
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