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Title
Accuratissima totius terrarum orbis tabula nautica
Additional title: A correct chart of the terraqueous globe, according to Mercator's, or more properly Wright's projection, on which are describ'd lines, shewing the variation of the magnetic needle according to observations made about the year 1744.
Names
Dodson, James (d. 1757 )
Halley, Edmond (1656-1742 )
W. Mount and T. Page (Publisher)
Mount, William
Collection

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

Charts and maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1745 (Questionable)
Place: London
Publisher: Sold by W. Mount and T. Page, on Great Tower Hill
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6493 [LHS 1036; rolled]
Topics
Magnetic declination
World maps
Maps
Notes
Content: Includes text and inset of the North Atlantic Ocean to the North Pole.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 1036.
Content: Backed with blue paper.
Statement of responsibility: celeberrimo viro Edmd. Halley, LLD., anno 1700 contructa ; indice variationes magneticas denota[m?] ad observationes circiter annu 1744 habitas renovata Gulielmo Mountaine et Jacobo Dodson.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 52 x 143 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 50084108
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15437979
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9e02d880-c5d5-012f-3733-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1745: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Accuratissima totius terrarum orbis tabula nautica" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1745. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-affd-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Accuratissima totius terrarum orbis tabula nautica" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 26, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-affd-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1745). Accuratissima totius terrarum orbis tabula nautica Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-affd-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Accuratissima totius terrarum orbis tabula nautica