Item : MAP 835a - A new map of the terraqueous globe

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A new map of the terraqueous globe

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  • Cartographic material

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  • Continuation of title: …according to the latest discoveries and most general divisions of it into continents and oceans

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AM1594-: MAP 835a

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  • [between 1689 and 1700] (Creation)
    Dates based on the dates of Prince William, Duke of Gloucester, to whom the map was dedicated.

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1 map copper plate print ; 46 x 57cm

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Item is a world map depicting the rough outlines of continents, rivers and other geographical features. The map is bordered with inset drawings and include the following dedication: "Dedicated to his Highness, William Duke of Gloucester".

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Item MAP 835b is almost identical.

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Plate appears to have been removed from a book.


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Plate 1


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  • Format: TIFF (LZW compressed)
  • MD5: 7985DEEED600339C7D84E172D348466F
  • Size: 46188296 bytes

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  • Box: 870-E-01 fld 02