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North America : corrected from the observations communicated to the Royal Society at London and the Royal Academy at Paris / by Iohn Senex, F.R.S., 1710 ; Iohn Senex sculpt.

Image ID: 1030124

North America : corrected from the observations communicated to the Royal Society at London and the Royal Academy at Par... ([1708-1725])

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Image Title

:  North America : corrected from the observations communicated to the Royal Society at London and the Royal Academy at Paris / by Iohn Senex, F.R.S., 1710 ; Iohn Senex sculpt.

Creator

: Senex, John, d. 1740  -- Engraver

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : hand col. ; 94 x 66 cm.

Notes

: Covers continent of North America, as then known, with Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean. Note 2.) Shows boundaries, rivers, and principal settlements, with notes. Note 3.) Dedicated to Anthony Hammond. Note 4.) Includes decorative title cartouche depicting classical figures, with coat of arms. Note 5.) NYPL copy in Map Div. 97-6042 is folded to 69 x 52 cm. Note 6.) NYPL copy in Map Div. 97-6042 is Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection 739. Note 7.) Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 739.

Source

: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases / Atlases / [Modern geography: or all known countries in the world. Laid down from the latest observations and discoveries, communicated to the Royal Society of London and Academy of Sciences at Paris. To which is added the geography of the ancient world, showing in ...

Source Description

: 34 maps (33 col.) on 34 leaves (some folded). ; 69 cm.

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 97-6042 ([Map 4])[In LHS 318]

Digital ID

: 1030124

Record ID

: 293125

Digital Item Published

: 2-26-2005; updated 1-9-2012

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