Atlas maritimus, or, The sea-atlas: being a book of maritime charts describing the sea-coasts, capes, headlands, sands, shoals, rocks, and dangers, the bays, roads, harbors, rivers and ports, in most of the known parts of the world : collected from the latest and best discoveries that have been made by divers able and experienced navigators of our English nation : accommodated with a hydrographical description of the whole world, shewing the chief cities, towns, and places of trade and commerce, with the nature of the commodities and merchandizes of each country, very useful for merchants and all other persons concerned in maritime affairsAdditional title: Atlas maritimus, or, A book of charts
NamesDarby, John (1624 or 5-1704 ) (Printer)Seller, John (fl. 1658-1698) (Cartographer)
Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1675Place: LondonPublisher: Printed by John Darby for the author, and are to be sold at his shop at the Hermitage in Wapping,
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 97-6040[LHS 315; atlas cases]
NotesContent: "Cum privilegio Regis."Content:  p. mentioned in collation include copyright statement of King Charles II, preface, and introduction.Content: Depths shown by soundings on some charts.Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 315.Content: Maps include ill. with decorative cartouches, compass roses, and coats of arms. Added t.p. includes ports.Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.Content: NYPL copy in Map Div. 97-6040: Bound in board covers.Content: NYPL copy in Map Div. 97-6040: Has maps numb. by hand in ink, from 1 to 20, on upper right corner of each verso. Map no.  lacking.Content: NYPL copy in Map Div. 97-6239: Incomplete, in loose sheets. 17 maps.Citation/reference: Phillips 4154Citation/reference: Phillips 487Statement of responsibility: by John Seller, hydrographer to the King.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 atlas (, 4 p.,  leaves of plates) : 20 maps ; 45 cm.
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 47829715NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15114251Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dcfb53b0-c5d3-012f-07c7-58d385a7bc34
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