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Geography rectified, or, A description of the world : in all its kingdoms, provinces, countries, islands, cities, towns, seas, rivers, bayes, capes, ports : their antient and present names, inhabitants, situations, histories, customs, governments, &c. : as also their commodities, coins, weights, and measures, compared with those at London : illustrated with above sixty new maps : the whole work performed according to the more accurate discoveries of modern authors

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Geography rectified, or, A description of the world : in all its kingdoms, provinces, countries, islands, cities, towns, seas, rivers, bayes, capes, ports : their antient and present names, inhabitants, situations, histories, customs, governments, &c. : as also their commodities, coins, weights, and measures, compared with those at London : illustrated with above sixty new maps : the whole work performed according to the more accurate discoveries of modern authors
Names
Cockerill, Thomas (fl. 1674-1702 ) (Cartographer)
Morden, Robert (d. 1703) (Cartographer)
Collection

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

Atlases

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1680
Place: London
Publisher: Printed for Robert Morden and Thomas Cockeril, at the Atlas in Cornhill, and at the Three Legs in the Poultrey, over against the Stocks-Market
Topics
Atlases, British
Maps
Genres
Maps
Notes
Citation/reference: Variant of Phillips 4265
Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 335.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: NYPL copy has autograph on front free endpaper: Dan. Fleming; and on t.p.: John Thew Junr., Alnwick, 1768. Also on t.p.: 1728.
Content: NYPL copy has p. or plate no. handwritten in ink in upper left margin of each map. The no. correspond to p. no. on contents list, and are sequential but not consecutive.
Content: Relief shown pictorially.
Content: T.p. printed in red and black, folded, and attached sideways as 2 leaves.
Content: Third and fourth leaves include "A catalogue of the maps in this book."
Content: Variant of another work of the same title. This variant includes maps only; lacks text.
Statement of responsibility: by Robert Morden.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 atlas ([132] leaves (some folded)) : 64 hand col. maps ; 16 cm.
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 49858419
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15410491
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0732b9f0-c5d4-012f-3b7e-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1674: Creator Born
  • 1680: Issued
  • 1702: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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The New York Public Library. "Geography rectified, or, A description of the world : in all its kingdoms, provinces, countries, islands, cities, towns, seas, rivers, bayes, capes, ports : their antient and present names, inhabitants, situations, histories, customs, governments, &c. : as also their commodities, coins, weights, and measures, compared with those at London : illustrated with above sixty new maps : the whole work performed according to the more accurate discoveries of modern authors" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1680. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0732b9f0-c5d4-012f-3b7e-58d385a7bc34

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The New York Public Library. "Geography rectified, or, A description of the world : in all its kingdoms, provinces, countries, islands, cities, towns, seas, rivers, bayes, capes, ports : their antient and present names, inhabitants, situations, histories, customs, governments, &c. : as also their commodities, coins, weights, and measures, compared with those at London : illustrated with above sixty new maps : the whole work performed according to the more accurate discoveries of modern authors" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 14, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0732b9f0-c5d4-012f-3b7e-58d385a7bc34

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Geography rectified, or, A description of the world : in all its kingdoms, provinces, countries, islands, cities, towns, seas, rivers, bayes, capes, ports : their antient and present names, inhabitants, situations, histories, customs, governments, &c. : as also their commodities, coins, weights, and measures, compared with those at London : illustrated with above sixty new maps : the whole work performed according to the more accurate discoveries of modern authors