Maps This map of North America, according to ye newest and most exact observations

Format Maps
Contributors Bowles, John
Lens, Bernard
Moll, Herman
Vertue, George
Dates 1715
Location North America
Language English
Subjects Early Works to 1800
North America
This map of North America, according to ye newest and most exact observations
Contributor Names
Moll, Herman, -1732.
Lens, Bernard, 1682-1740.
Vertue, George, 1684-1756.
Bowles, John, 1701-1779.
Created / Published
[London] Printed for I. Bowles; sold by H. Moll [1715?]
Subject Headings
-  North America--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  North America
-  Scale ca. 1:15,000,000.
-  Hand colored.
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  "To the Right Honourable John Lord Sommers, Baron of Evesham in ye county of Worcester, President of Her Majesty's most Honourable Privy Council &c."
-  Insets: A view of a stage & also of ye manner of fishing for, curing & drying cod at New Found Land.--St. John's harbour.--Boston harbour.--New York &c.--[Charleston region, S.C.]--Port Royal harbour.--The bay and city of ye Havana.--The bay of Pto. Bella.--La Vera Cruz.--Cartagena harbour and forts.--The port of Acapulco.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 100; 651/1; 700/1; 700/2; 700/3
map 58 x 97 cm.
Call Number
G3300 1715 .M6
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
Library of Congress Catalog Number
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