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A general map of the world, or terraqueous globe : with all the new discoveries and marginal delineations, containing the most interesting particulars in the solar, starry and mundane system / by Saml. Dunn, mathematician.

Image ID: 465024

A general map of the world, or terraqueous globe : with all the new discoveries and marginal delineations, containing th... (January 6, 1787)

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Image Title

:  A general map of the world, or terraqueous globe : with all the new discoveries and marginal delineations, containing the most interesting particulars in the solar, starry and mundane system / by Saml. Dunn, mathematician.

Creator

: Dunn, Samuel, d. 1794  -- Cartographer

Additional Name(s)

: Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794 -- Publisher

Published Date

: January 6, 1787

Item Physical Description

: 1 map on 2 sheets : hand col. ; 2 hemispheres each 59 cm. in diam., on 106 x 128 cm., sheets 106 x 66 cm.

Notes

: Includes text, diagrams, and tables. Note 2.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 3.) Relief shown pictorially. Note 4.) Shows tracks of ship voyages.

Source

: Maps of the World / Whole

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / The Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 02-322

Digital ID

: 465024

Record ID

: 292199

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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