Maps Cartes et plans de l'Amerique. Cartes geograp Ameriqu

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Cartes et plans de l'Amerique.
Other Title
Cartes geograp Ameriqu
Contributor Names
Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1703-1772.
Created / Published
[Paris? : s.n.], 1745.
Subject Headings
-  Western Hemisphere--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Western Hemisphere
-  America
-  Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings.
-  Dates on maps vary from 1717 to 1744.
-  Title and date annotated in ink within etched title cartouche. Plates numbered in ink with a title often annotated on verso.
-  A composite atlas of maps of North and South America and adjacent islands and oceans predominantly by Jacques Nicolas Bellin, including 17 manuscript maps, of which 8 are signed by Bellin.
-  Phillips, 10267
-  Includes manuscript table of contents and index.
-  Plate 42a laid in. Plate 43 includes a laid in manuscript overlay of a battle.
-  Rebound spine incorporating original spine title and ornaments and original brown leather covered boards with central embossed gilded insignia.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
1 atlas ([4] l., 59 leaves of plates) : 73 maps (some folded, mostly hand col.) ; 57 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G1100 .C3 1745
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
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