Map of Africa ...
NamesMoll, Herman (d. 1732 ) (Cartographer)Bowles, Thomas (1694-1773 ) (Bookseller)
Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases
world described, or, A new and correct sett of maps : shewing the kingdoms and states in all the known parts of the earth, with the principal cities, and most considerable towns in the world ...
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1736 (Questionable)Place: [London]Publisher: ... Sold ... by Tho. Bowles, print and map-seller in St. Paul's-Churchyard,
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 97-6053[LHS 329; atlas cases]
NotesContent: Date based on latest dated map, map of London, bound near end. NNCitation/reference: Variant of Phillips 554Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 329.Content: NYPL copy includes ms. contents list on prelim. leaf.Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.Content: Relief shown pictorially.Content: T.p. lacking; title and imprint from trimmed publisher's broadside pasted on front paste-down endpaper. NNStatement of responsibility: ... by Herman Moll, geographer ...Content: To the Right Honourable Charles Earl of Peterborow and Monmouth &c. ... dedicated ...Content: Insets: Cape Coast Castle, on ye Gold Coast of Guinea; James Fort on the Island of St. Helena; Fort of Good Hope; A prospect of the Cape of Good Hope.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 map : hand col. ; 64 x 97 cm., folded to 64 x 28 cm.
Type of ResourceStill image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 49408613NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15369994Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): eef4dc50-c5d3-012f-7904-58d385a7bc34
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