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Tabula geographica universi terrarum orbis ...

Image ID: 1630733

Tabula geographica universi terrarum orbis ... (1700)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Tabula geographica universi terrarum orbis ...


: Wells, Edward, 1667-1727  -- Cartographer

Additional Name(s)

: Sheldonian Theatre -- Publisher

Item Physical Description

: 73 x 91 cm. ; folded: 44 x 46 cm.


: [Table 1]

Standard Reference

: Phillips 531


: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases / Atlases / A new sett of maps both of antient and present geography : wherein not only the latitude and longitude of many places are corrected according to the latest observations, but also the most remarkable differences of antient and present geography may be quickly discern'd by a bare inspection or comparing of correspondent maps, which seems to be the most natural and easy method to lead young students (for whose use the work is principally intended) unto a competent knowledge of the geographical science : together with a geographical treatise particularly adapted to the use and design of these maps / by Edward Wells, M.A. and student of Christ-Church, Oxon.

Source Description

: 1 atlas ([43] leaves (2 folded)) : 41 maps ; 53 x 69 cm.


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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 97-6038[LHS 313; atlas cases]

Digital ID

: 1630733

Record ID

: 1767696

Digital Item Published

: 5-12-2008; updated 1-9-2012

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