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The sea-atlas : containing an hydrographical description of most of the sea-coasts of the known parts of the world

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Title
The sea-atlas : containing an hydrographical description of most of the sea-coasts of the known parts of the world
Names
Thornton, Samuel (Cartographer)
Collection

Atlases, gazetteers, guidebooks and other books

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1702 - 1707 (Approximate)
Place: London
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 02-295
Topics
Nautical charts
Genres
Maps
Atlases
Nautical charts
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.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 v. in 2 : maps ; 53 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 40343938
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13909432
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d057c750-c602-012f-2265-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1702: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "The sea-atlas : containing an hydrographical description of most of the sea-coasts of the known parts of the world" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1702 - 1707. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d057c750-c602-012f-2265-58d385a7bc34

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "The sea-atlas : containing an hydrographical description of most of the sea-coasts of the known parts of the world" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 5, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d057c750-c602-012f-2265-58d385a7bc34

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1702 - 1707). The sea-atlas : containing an hydrographical description of most of the sea-coasts of the known parts of the world Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d057c750-c602-012f-2265-58d385a7bc34

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The sea-atlas : containing an hydrographical description of most of the sea-coasts of the known parts of the world