A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America : containing Newfoundland, New Scotland, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pensilvania, Maryland, Virginia and Carolina

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Names
Moll, Herman (d. 1732 ) (Cartographer)
Bowles, Thomas (1694-1773 ) (Bookseller)
Bowles, John (1701-1779) (Publisher)
King, John (Printer)
Bowles, Thomas (1694-1773 ) (Publisher)
Collection

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

Atlases

world described, or, A new and correct sett of maps : shewing the kingdoms and states in all the known parts of the earth, with the principal cities, and most considerable towns in the world ...

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1736
Place Term: [London]
Publisher: ... Sold ... by Tho. Bowles, print and map-seller in St. Paul's-Churchyard,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6053[LHS 329; atlas cases]
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6053 (Map 8) [In LHS 329]
Topics
Atlases, British
Maps
New York (N.Y.)
New Jersey
New England
Virginia
Maryland
Pennsylvania
North Carolina
South Carolina
Newfoundland and Labrador
Beavers -- Canada
Great Britain -- Colonies -- America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
North America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Notes
Content : Date based on latest dated map, map of London, bound near end. NN

Citation/reference : Variant of Phillips 554

Content : Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 329.

Content : NYPL copy includes ms. contents list on prelim. leaf.

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

Content : Relief shown pictorially.

Content : T.p. lacking; title and imprint from trimmed publisher's broadside pasted on front paste-down endpaper. NN

Statement of Responsibility: ... by Herman Moll, geographer ...

Content : Imprint on map: Printed and sold by Tho. Bowles next ye Chapter House in St Pauls Church-yard, John Bowles at the Black Horse in Cornhill, and by I. King at ye Globe in ye Poultrey near Stocks Market.

Content : Includes descriptive text, coat of arms with dedication dated 1715, and note in inset about an event of 1730.

Content : Insets: A view of ye industry of ye beavers of Canada ... the cataract of Niagara ... --- A draught of ye town and harbour of Charles-town -- A map of the principal part of North America. -- A map of the improved part of Carolina with the settlements &c. -- South part of Carolina and the east part of Florida ...

Content : Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection.

Content : NYPL copy has handwritten in ink on verso, in upper right near fold: 8.

Content : Prime meridian: London.

Content : Stevens & Tree. Comparative cartography, 55c

Statement of Responsibility: According to the newest and most exact observations by Herman Moll, geographer.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 100 x 60 cm., folded to 64 x 28 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 49408613
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15369994
RLIN/OCLC : 49408717
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15370009
UUID: f0405380-c5d3-012f-6b6e-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1736: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America : containing Newfoundland, New Scotland, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pensilvania, Maryland, Virginia and Carolina" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1736. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f185-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America : containing Newfoundland, New Scotland, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pensilvania, Maryland, Virginia and Carolina" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 4, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f185-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1736). A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America : containing Newfoundland, New Scotland, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pensilvania, Maryland, Virginia and Carolina Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f185-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America : containing Newfoundland, New Scotland, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pensilvania, Maryland, Virginia and Carolina