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Title
Map of Africa ...
Names
Moll, Herman, -1732 (Cartographer)
Bowles, Thomas, 1694-1773 (Bookseller)
Collection

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

Atlases

The 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 / Origin
Date Issued: 1736 (Questionable)
Place: London
Publisher: ... Sold ... by Tho. Bowles, print and map-seller in St. Paul's-Churchyard
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6053 [LHS 329; atlas cases]
Topics
Africa
Genres
Maps
Notes
Funding: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
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 Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 64 x 97 cm., folded to 64 x 28 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): eef4dc50-c5d3-012f-7904-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1736: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Africa ..." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1736. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5229-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Africa ..." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 20, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5229-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1736). Map of Africa ... Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5229-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of Africa ...