Format Maps
Contributors Flecheux, M.
Dates 1782
Location Earth
North America
Language French
Subjects Discoveries in Geography
North America
World Maps
Carte generale de la terre : appliquée a l'astronomie pour l'etude de la géographie terrestre et celeste /
Contributor Names
Flecheux, M., 1738-1793.
Created / Published
A Paris : Chez l'auteur, rue du Sentier, près le boulevard, a l'Hotel de la Présidente de Meslay, 1782.
Subject Headings
-  World maps
-  Discoveries in geography--North America
-  Earth
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  Includes text, table of climates, table of coordinates, and ill.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Fold-lined.
-  On verso in manuscript ink in upper right corner: "25."
1 map : hand col. ; 2 hemispheres each 33 cm. in diam., on sheet 81 x 55 cm.
Call Number
G3200 1782 .F5
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3200 ct003173
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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