Maps The Kingdom of France is represented under the form of a ship.

Format Maps
Dates 1795 to 1796
Location France
Language English
Subjects Administrative and Political Divisions
Early Works to 1800
Maps, Pictorial
The Kingdom of France is represented under the form of a ship.
Created / Published
[London : s.n.], 1796.
Subject Headings
-  France--Maps, Pictorial--Early works to 1800
-  France--Administrative and political divisions--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  France--History--Revolution, 1789-1799
-  France
-  Cartoon map showing monarchical France in the form of a sailing ship at sea.
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  Also shows administrative divisions (departments).
-  Text, calendar, and map names in English. Index of departments in French.
-  Title from first sentence of text at lower left.
-  "Published as the act directs, June 28th 1796, by the author, no. 49 Great Portland Street."
-  Paris meridian.
-  Watermark: 1794 J. Whatman.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Includes text, index of departments, and extensive calendar of "Events of Paris from the beginning of the Revolution" thru Dec. 1795 in right and left margins.
-  LC copy torn, taped, and missing lower right corner of calendar of events.
-  Vault
-  Acquisitions control no. 91-13
1 map : hand col. ; 43 x 44 cm., on sheet 68 x 101 cm.
Call Number
G5831.A5 1795 .K5
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g5831a ct000188
Library of Congress Catalog Number
Other Formats
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record
Catalog Record

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