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A new mapp of MAGELLAN STRAIGHTS discovered by Capt. John Narbourgh commander then of His Majesty's Ship Sweepstakes as he sayled through sade straights.

Image ID: 1640611

Item Details

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
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 02-295
Topics
Nautical charts
Magellan, Strait of (Chile and Argentina)
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: f72f3590-c602-012f-e15a-58d385a7bc34