A new map of the whole continent of America : divided into North and South and West Indies wherein are exactly described the United States of North America as well as the several European possessions according to the preliminaries of peace signed at Versa
Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782
London : Laurie & Whittle, 1794.
1 map on 4 sheets : hand col. ; 102.8 x 118.2 cm.
"Publish'd by Laurie & Whittle, No. 53 Fleet Street, as the Act directs, 12th May 1794." Appears in Thomas Kitchin's General atlas, describing the whole universe. Copy 3: Joined into two sheets measuring 54.7 x 123.5 cm. and 54.6 x 123.4 cm. Stamped number on top sheet: 32. Stamped number on top sheet: 33. Franklin Collection no. 131 1794 13-14. Includes table, "The Continent and Islands of America are Divided and Possessed as follows viz." Inset: The supplement to North America containing the countries adjoining to Baffins & Hudson bays. Prime meridian: Ferro. Re-issue of John Gibson's map of , 1772, 1777, 1783, and 1786. Relief shown pictorially. Shows the Western Hemisphere with some political borders, tabular information indicates national possessions; cities and rivers. Title from ornamental cartouche.
America--Maps--Early works to 1800 West Indies--Maps--Early works to 1800
Gibson, J. (John) Kitchin, Thomas, d. 1784. General atlas describing the whole universe Pownall, Thomas, 1722-1805 Robert Laurie and James Whittle
Scale [ca. 1:13,000,000].
Maps, Atlases & Globes
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General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
Tooley, R.V. Mapping of America, p. 52, no. 3 (1794 f) Phillips, 682 Phillips, 699, no. 65-66
Copy 3 Sheets 1-2
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