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A new chart of the vast Atlantic Ocean : exhibiting the seat of war, both in Europe and America, likewise the trade winds & course of sailing from one continent to the other, with the banks, shoals and rocks drawn according to the latest discoveries, and regulated by astronomical observations / Emanl. Bowen, sculp.

Image ID: 434669

A new chart of the vast Atlantic Ocean : exhibiting the seat of war, both in Europe and America, likewise the trade wind... (September 5th 1740)

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:  A new chart of the vast Atlantic Ocean : exhibiting the seat of war, both in Europe and America, likewise the trade winds & course of sailing from one continent to the other, with the banks, shoals and rocks drawn according to the latest discoveries, and regulated by astronomical observations / Emanl. Bowen, sculp.

Creator

: Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767  -- Engraver

Additional Name(s)

: Cooper, Thomas, d. 1743  -- Publisher

Published Date

: September 5th 1740

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : hand col. ; 30 x 42 cm.

Notes

: "Publish'd according to Act of Parliament ..." Note 2.) Includes notes and "A table comparing this chart with Mr. Popples great Map of the British Empire in America." Note 3.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 4.) Prime meridians: London and Paris.

Source

: Maps of the Oceans / Atlantic Ocean

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 01-10261

Digital ID

: 434669

Record ID

: 253301

Digital Item Published

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

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