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Title
Orbis terrarum cognitus hodiernis Europaeis.
Names
A. and J. Churchill (Booksellers : London, England) (Bookseller)
Wells, Edward (1667-1727 ) (Cartographer)
Sheldonian Theatre (Publisher)
Collection

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

Charts and maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1709 (Questionable)
Place: [Oxonii?]
Publisher: [e Theatro Sheldoniano?]
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6475 [LHS 1032]
Topics
World maps
Western Hemisphere -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Eastern Hemisphere -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Notes
Content: "Nobili juveni Jacobo Dno. Compton Honmi. Comitis Northamptoniae filio natu maximo tabulam hanc Geographicam D.D.D. Edvardus Wells."
Content: At lower left corner: Pag. 3.
Content: Includes coat-of-arms.
Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 1032.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: This map shows the modern world with all the continents named.
Citation/reference: Variant of Shirley, R.W. Mapping of the world, 541
Content: Appears in Dionysius's Orbis terrae descriptio.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 2 hemispheres each 8 cm. in diameter, on sheet 13 x 20 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 49929973
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15417158
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9c71d1f0-c5d5-012f-ca5a-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1709: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Orbis terrarum cognitus hodiernis Europaeis." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1709. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-afde-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Orbis terrarum cognitus hodiernis Europaeis." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 31, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-afde-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1709). Orbis terrarum cognitus hodiernis Europaeis. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-afde-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Orbis terrarum cognitus hodiernis Europaeis.