Atlas terrestris, or, A book of mapps of all the empires, monarchies, kingdomes, regions, dominions, principalities, and countreys in the whole world : accomodated with a brief description of the nature and quality of each particular countrey

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Title
Atlas terrestris, or, A book of mapps of all the empires, monarchies, kingdomes, regions, dominions, principalities, and countreys in the whole world : accomodated with a brief description of the nature and quality of each particular countrey
Names
Wit, Frederik de (Cartographer)
Seller, John (fl. 1658-1698) (Cartographer)
Visscher, Nicolaes (1618-1679 ) (Cartographer)
Collection

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

Atlases

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1680 (Approximate)
Place: London
Publisher: And are to be sold at his shopps in Wapping at the Hermitage and in Exchange-Alley near the Royall-Exchange ...
Topics
Atlases
Atlases, British
Maps
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: "Cum privilegio."
Content: A composite atlas consisting of maps by Wit, Visscher, Seller, and others. Most maps undated; dated maps include 1651 and 1664.
Content: Ill. engraved t.p.
Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 316.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: NYPL copy has maps numb. by hand in crayon on each verso. Map no. [32], [42], [52], and [54] wanting.
Content: Relief shown pictorially and depths shown by soundings on some maps.
Content: T.p. as well as each map mounted on modern paper. Modern binding. NN
Statement of responsibility: by Iohn Seller, hydrographer to the Kings most excellent majestie.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 atlas (4, 4, [16], 4 p., [110] leaves of plates (some folded)) : 55 hand col. maps ; 52 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 50499738
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15484984
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): de4141c0-c5d3-012f-ad54-58d385a7bc34
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  • 1680: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Atlas terrestris, or, A book of mapps of all the empires, monarchies, kingdomes, regions, dominions, principalities, and countreys in the whole world : accomodated with a brief description of the nature and quality of each particular countrey