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Title
A synopsis of the universe, or, the visible world epitomiz'd
Other Title
Visible world epitomiz'd
Contributor Names
Wright, Thomas, 1711-1786.
Created / Published
[London] : Printed for the author and according to Act of Parliament, 1742.
Subject Headings
-  Astronomy--Charts, diagrams, etc.--Early works to 1800
-  Solar system--Charts, diagrams, etc
-  Solar system--Pictorial works--Early works to 1800
-  Planets--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Solar system
Notes
-  Includes text, illustrations of armillary spheres, diagrams of Pythagorean, Platonic, Ptolematic, Tycho, Egyptian, Chaldean and other systems, and ill.
-  Described in: Wright, Thomas, Clavis Cœlestis being the explication of a diagram ..., with a preface by M.A. Hoskin, London, Dawsons, 1967.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Stamped in blue ink in lower-left corner on all sheets: 87A.
-  Copy imperfect: Small holes throughout.
Medium
13 maps on 3 sheets ; sheets 89 x 60 cm. or smaller.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3190 1742 .W7
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3190.ct002144a
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3190.ct002144b
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3190.ct002144c
Library of Congress Control Number
2008621668
Online Format
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LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2008621668
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Wright, Thomas. A Synopsis of the Universe, Or, the Visible World Epitomiz'd. [London: Printed for the author and according to Act of Parliament, 1742] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2008621668/. (Accessed February 24, 2017.)

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Wright, T. (1742) A Synopsis of the Universe, Or, the Visible World Epitomiz'd. [London: Printed for the author and according to Act of Parliament] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2008621668/.

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Wright, Thomas. A Synopsis of the Universe, Or, the Visible World Epitomiz'd. [London: Printed for the author and according to Act of Parliament, 1742] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2008621668/>.