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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].

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Names
Overton, John (1640-1708?) (Publisher)
Lea, Philip (fl. 1683-1700) (Publisher)
Moxon, J. (James) (Engraver)
Collection

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

Charts and maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1690
Place Term: London
Publisher: By Philip Lea, at ye Atlas and Hercules in Cheap-side, and by I. Overton at the White Horse without Newgat,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6432 [LHS 765]
Topics
America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Notes
Content : Includes inset of the Arctic, decorative cartouche, note, ill., and dedication by Philip Lea.

Content : Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 765.

Content : Prime meridian: Teneriff.

Content : Relief shown pictorially.

Citation/reference : Phillips. Maps of America, p. 106

Citation/reference : Tooley, R.V. Mapping of America, p. 124, [no.] 54

Content : National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Statement of Responsibility: Philip Lea excudit ; James Moxon sculp.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 47 x 55 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 48663132
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15307927
UUID: 747e5250-c5d5-012f-6b35-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1640: Creator Born
  • 1690: Issued
  • 1708: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "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]." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1690. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef62-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "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]." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 22, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef62-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1690). 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]. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef62-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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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].