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A chart of the Island of MAURITIUS

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Names
Thornton, Samuel (Cartographer)
Collection

Atlases, gazetteers, guidebooks and other books

sea-atlas : containing an hydrographical description of most of the sea-coasts of the known parts of the world.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1702 - 1707
Place Term: London
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 02-295
Topics
Nautical charts
Mauritius
Port Louis (Mauritius)
Notes
Content : Contains 8 pages of text and 173 double-page large folio charts, colored by a contemporary hand.

Citation/reference : Sabin 95631

Content: Most of the maps bear the imprint of Samuel Thornton, but some were issued by John Thornton, and others. The volumes may be a compilation from several sources, including John Thornton's Atlas maritimus.--cf. Bookseller's description inserted in v. 1; Sabin 95631; and Phillips 2833, 3455.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 40343938
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b13909432
UUID: 0bf4f440-c603-012f-1e97-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1702: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A chart of the Island of MAURITIUS" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1702 - 1707. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-65ca-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A chart of the Island of MAURITIUS" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 18, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-65ca-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1702 - 1707). A chart of the Island of MAURITIUS Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-65ca-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A chart of the Island of MAURITIUS