Maps A synopsis of the universe, or, the visible world epitomiz'd /
Articles and Essays with this item:
Charts, Diagrams, Etc
Early Works to 1800
- A synopsis of the universe, or, the visible world epitomiz'd /
- Other Title
- Visible world epitomiz'd
- Contributor Names
- Wright, Thomas, 1711-1786.
- Created / Published
- [London] : Printed for the author and according to Act of Parliament, 1742.
- Subject Headings
- - Astronomy--Charts, diagrams, etc.--Early works to 1800
- - Solar system--Charts, diagrams, etc
- - Solar system--Pictorial works--Early works to 1800
- - Planets--Maps--Early works to 1800
- - Solar system
- - Includes text, illustrations of armillary spheres, diagrams of Pythagorean, Platonic, Ptolematic, Tycho, Egyptian, Chaldean and other systems, and ill.
- - Described in: Wright, Thomas, Clavis Cœlestis being the explication of a diagram ..., with a preface by M.A. Hoskin, London, Dawsons, 1967.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- - Stamped in blue ink in lower-left corner on all sheets: 87A.
- - Copy imperfect: Small holes throughout.
- 13 maps on 3 sheets ; sheets 89 x 60 cm. or smaller.
- Call Number
- G3190 1742 .W7
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
- Other Formats
- - MARCXML Record
- - MODS Record
- - Dublin Core Record
- Catalog Record
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