Chart comprizing Greenland with the countries and islands about Baffin's and Hudson's Bays


Chart comprizing Greenland with the countries and islands about Baffin's and Hudson's Bays

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Title:
Chart comprizing Greenland with the countries and islands about Baffin's and Hudson's Bays
Title (alt.):
A chart of North and South America, including the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, with the nearest coasts of Europe, Africa and Asia
Cartographer:
Green, John, -1757
Publisher:
Jefferys, Thomas, -1771
Publisher:
Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794
Date:
[1753]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Private Collection
Collection (local):
Richard H. Brown Map Collection
Subjects:
America--Discovery and Exploration--Maps--Early works to 1800
Baffin Bay--Maps--Early works to 1800
Greenland--Maps--Early works to 1800
North Atlantic Ocean--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
Greenland (territory)
Atlantic Ocean
Baffin Bay
Publisher:
[London] : Printed for Robert Sayer in Fleet Street and Thomas Jefferys in the Strand
Notes (citation):
Cumming, W. British maps of colonial America, p. 45
Notes:
Sheet two of Green's A chart of North and South America, including the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, with the nearest coasts of Europe, Africa and Asia.
Prime meridians: London and Ferro.
Relief shown pictorially.
Shows nautical exploration routes.
Includes text, historical and geographical notes, and tables of comparative astronomical observations.
Extent:
1 map ; 52 x 61 cm
Scale:
Scale approximately 1:12,000,000
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_008674
Barcode:
30000003817903
Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
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