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Orbis terrarum cognitus hodiernis Europaeis.

Image ID: 464975

Orbis terrarum cognitus hodiernis Europaeis. ([1709?])

Image Details

Image Title

:  Orbis terrarum cognitus hodiernis Europaeis.

Additional Name(s)

: Wells, Edward, 1667-1727  -- Cartographer
Sheldonian Theatre -- Publisher
A. and J. Churchill (Booksellers : London, England) -- Bookseller

Published Date

: [1709?]

Item Physical Description

: 1 map ; 2 hemispheres each 8 cm. in diameter, on sheet 13 x 20 cm.


: Appears in Dionysius's Orbis terrae descriptio. Note 2.) "Nobili juveni Jacobo Dno. Compton Honmi. Comitis Northamptoniae filio natu maximo tabulam hanc Geographicam D.D.D. Edvardus Wells." Note 3.) At lower left corner: Pag. 3. Note 4.) Includes coat-of-arms. Note 5.) Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 1032. Note 6.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 7.) This map shows the modern world with all the continents named.

Standard Reference

: Variant of Shirley, R.W. Mapping of the world, 541


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


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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 97-6475 [LHS 1032]

Digital ID

: 464975

Record ID

: 292091

Digital Item Published

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

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