PLAN DE LA VILLE DE MONT REAL DEDIER A SON EXCELLENCE M.R LE GENERAL AMHERST COMMANDANT EN CHEF LES FORCES DE SA MAJESTE BRIITANNIQUE DANS LAMERIQUE SEPTENTRIONNAL


PLAN DE LA VILLE DE MONT REAL DEDIER A SON EXCELLENCE M.R LE GENERAL AMHERST COMMANDANT EN CHEF LES FORCES DE SA MAJESTE BRIITANNIQUE DANS LAMERIQUE SEPTENTRIONNAL

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Title:
PLAN DE LA VILLE DE MONT REAL DEDIER A SON EXCELLENCE M.R LE GENERAL AMHERST COMMANDANT EN CHEF LES FORCES DE SA MAJESTE BRIITANNIQUE DANS LAMERIQUE SEPTENTRIONNAL
Cartographer:
Labrosse, Paul, 1697-1769
Dedicatee:
Amherst, Jeffery Amherst, Baron, 1717-1797
Former owner:
Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies
Name on Item:
PAR SON TRES HUMBLE ETRES OBEISSANT E FIDEL SERVITEUR PAUL LABROSSE.
Date:
1760
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
British Library
Collection (local):
British Library Collection
Subjects:
Montréal (Québec)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Places:
CanadaQuebec (province)Montreal
Publisher:
[Montreal] : PAR SON TRES HUMBLE ETRES OBEISSANT E FIDEL SERVITEUR PAUL LABROSSE,
Notes (date):
9999
Notes:
Shows title in a decorative cartouche at upper left.
Shows a numbered key (1-30) at lower left identifying locations within the city.
Shows a scale of 150 toises at lower right.
Compare Labrosse's map of the Montreal district (see Add Ms 57,704.11.).
Copy at Add Ms 57,706.3. In a R.U.S.I. solander box numbered Vol LXX and LXXI. Comprises 2 sheets joined and laid on linen. Stamp to verso in black ink shows "ADD. MS. 57,706 (3)". Blue label to verso shows "A 28/82". Manuscript addition to verso repeats the pressmark "57706-3".
Extent:
1 map on 2 sheets : joined, laid on linen, manuscript pen and ink with watercolour ; 68 x 125 cm
Scale:
Scale approximately 1:1,100
Language:
French
Catalog Record:
http://searcharchives.bl.uk/IAMS_VU2:IAMS040-001999736
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