Atlas minimus universalis, or, A geographical abridgement, ancient and modern, of the several parts of the earth: in fifty-five maps, composed principally for the use of schools &c.

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Title
Atlas minimus universalis, or, A geographical abridgement, ancient and modern, of the several parts of the earth: in fifty-five maps, composed principally for the use of schools &c.
Names
Palmer, W. (William), 1739-1812 (Engraver)
Faden, William, 1749-1836 (Cartographer)
Hatchett, J. (John) (Engraver)
Foot, T. (Thomas) (Engraver)
Collection

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

Atlases

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1798-01-01
Date Issued: 1804
Place: London
Publisher: Published by Wm. Faden, geographer to His Majesty, and His R.H. the Prince of Wales
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6078 [LHS 350F; atlas cases]
Topics
Atlases -- Great Britain
Geography, Ancient
Maps in education -- England
Historical geography
Genres
Maps
Atlases
Notes
Acquisition: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection
Date: Maps dated 1798, except no. 20 and 31 dated 1804. The older maps are from leftover stock from the original printing, and are bound together with the two maps printed for this 1804 publication of the work.
Content: NYPL copy includes bookplate; also includes autograph on t.p.: Frances Orred.
Content: Relief shown pictorially.
Citation/reference: Phillips 690
Statement of responsibility: W. Palmer sculp., Islington.
Language: Maps of the ancient world in Latin; maps of the modern world in English.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 atlas ([3], 55 leaves) : 55 hand col. maps ; 15 x 19 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Languages
English
Latin
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 11486220
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15408666
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 368fb9b0-c5d4-012f-90b6-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1739: Creator Born
  • 1798: Created (Approximate)
  • 1812: Creator Died
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Atlas minimus universalis, or, A geographical abridgement, ancient and modern, of the several parts of the earth" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1798 - 1804. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/368fb9b0-c5d4-012f-90b6-58d385a7bc34

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Atlas minimus universalis, or, A geographical abridgement, ancient and modern, of the several parts of the earth" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 25, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/368fb9b0-c5d4-012f-90b6-58d385a7bc34

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1798 - 1804). Atlas minimus universalis, or, A geographical abridgement, ancient and modern, of the several parts of the earth Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/368fb9b0-c5d4-012f-90b6-58d385a7bc34

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Atlas minimus universalis, or, A geographical abridgement, ancient and modern, of the several parts of the earth