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A new mapp of America : devided according to the best and latest observations and discoveries, wherein are described by their proper names, the seaverall countries that belonge to ye English, which are wholly left out in all French and Dutch maps, viz. New Scotland, Long Island, N. York, N. Jarsey, Mary Land, Pensilvania, Carrolina, et[c]. / Philip Lea excudit ; James Moxon sculp.

Image ID: 434541

A new mapp of America : devided according to the best and latest observations and discoveries, wherein are described by ... ([1690])

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Image Title

:  A new mapp of America : devided according to the best and latest observations and discoveries, wherein are described by their proper names, the seaverall countries that belonge to ye English, which are wholly left out in all French and Dutch maps, viz. New Scotland, Long Island, N. York, N. Jarsey, Mary Land, Pensilvania, Carrolina, et[c]. / Philip Lea excudit ; James Moxon sculp.

Creator(s)

: Lea, Philip, fl. 1683-1700 -- Publisher
Moxon, J. (James) -- Engraver

Additional Name(s)

: Overton, John, 1640-1708? -- Publisher

Published Date

: [1690]

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : hand col. ; 47 x 55 cm.

Notes

: Includes inset of the Arctic, decorative cartouche, note, ill., and dedication by Philip Lea. Note 2.) Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 765. Note 3.) Prime meridian: Teneriff. Note 4.) Relief shown pictorially. Note 5.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Standard Reference

: Phillips. Maps of America, p. 106; Tooley, R.V. Mapping of America, p. 124, [no.] 54

Source

: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases / Charts and maps

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 97-6432 [LHS 765]

Digital ID

: 434541

Record ID

: 253161

Digital Item Published

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

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