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Creator:
Green, John, -1757.
Title:
A chart of North and South America : including the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, with the nearest coasts of Europe, Africa, and Asia.
Published/Created:
London : T. Jefferys, 1753.
Physical Description:
1 map : hand col., mounted on linen ; 1753.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio C G 5
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Maps & Atlas (printed)
Scale:
Scale not given.
Notes:
Hand-colored boundaries.
This copy mounted on wooden strips and rod, to be used as wall map.
Prime meridian: London and Ferro.
Relief shown pictorially.
Shows nautical exploration routes.
Includes historical and geographical notes, and tables of comparative astronomical observations.
Originally printed in six sheets.
Accompanied by: Remarks, in support of the new chart of North and South America : in six sheets / by John Green. London : Printed for Thomas Jefferys, 1753.
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Wilde Americk - Discovery and Exploration of the New World, 1500-1850 (Yale Center for British Art, 2001-09-27 - 2001-09-27)

Subject Terms:
America -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Jefferys, Thomas d. 1771 -- Publisher.
Form/Genre:
Engravings -- Hand-colored -- 1753.
Maps -- America -- 1753.
Contributors:
Jefferys, Thomas, -1771.
Green, John, -1757. Remarks, in support of the new chart of North and South America.
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