Maps A new map of South America, shewing it's general divisions, chief cities & towns, rivers, mountains &c. /

Format Maps
Contributors Cole, (Benjamin)
Rosenwald, Lessing J. (Lessing Julius)
Wells, Edward
Dates 1700
Location South America
Language English
Subjects Early Works to 1800
South America
A new map of South America, shewing it's general divisions, chief cities & towns, rivers, mountains &c. /
Contributor Names
Wells, Edward, 1667-1727.
Cole, B. (Benjamin)
Rosenwald, Lessing J. (Lessing Julius), 1891-1979.
Created / Published
[London : Printed by T.W. for R. Bonwicke ... et al., 1700?]
Subject Headings
-  South America--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  South America
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  Transferred from the Rosenwald Collection, Library of Congress.
-  Appears in various editions of Well's "A new sett of maps ..." published from 1700 to 1738.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  Acquisitions control no. 21-82.
-  Three copies.
1 map ; 36 x 48 cm.
Call Number
G5200 1700 .W4
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
Library of Congress Catalog Number
Other Formats
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