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Creator:
Faden, William, 1749-1836.
Title:
Atlas minimus universalis, or, A geographical abridgement ancient and modern of the several parts of the earth : in fifty-five maps composed principally for the use of schools, &c.
Published/Created:
London : Wm. Faden ..., 1798.
Physical Description:
1 atlas ([3], 55 leaves) : 55 col. maps ; 16 x 19 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
G1015 F32 1798
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Scale:
Scale differs.
Notes:
Maps are hand-colored.
Maps engraved by Thomas Conder, Hatchett, Thomas Foot, William Palmer, and Benjamin Baker.
Engraved t.p.
Maps dated 1798, except no. 20, "France divided into one hundred and four departments," dated 1804. Table of contents calls for "France divided into 83 departments."
Subject Terms:
Engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- 1798.
Faden, William, 1749-1836. -- Publisher.
Geography -- Early works to 1800.
Contributors:
Conder, Thomas, 1746 or 1747-1831.
Hatchett., engraver.
Foot, Thomas, fl. 1790-1827, engraver.
Palmer, William, fl. 1766-1808, engraver.
Baker, B. (Benjamin), active 1766-1824, engraver.
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