Map A map of the world according to the latest discoveries.

About this Item

Title
A map of the world according to the latest discoveries.
Contributor Names
Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794, cartographer.
Created / Published
London : Printed for Robert Sayer, map & printseller, No. 53, Fleet Street, [1775?]
Contents
Western hemisphere or the new world -- Eastern hemisphere or the old world.
Subject Headings
-  Earth (Planet)
Genre
World maps
Early maps
Notes
-  LC copy mounted on cloth along with hand written notes about Ferro prime meridian. Meridian information also annotated on map.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 map : hand colored ; 2 hemispheres, each 34 cm in diameter, on sheet 45 x 71 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G3200 1775 .S3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3200.ct009329
Library of Congress Control Number
2017585679
Online Format
image
Description
LC copy mounted on cloth along with hand written notes about Ferro prime meridian. Meridian information also annotated on map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2017585679
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Chicago citation style:

Sayer, Robert, Cartographer. A Map of the World According to the Latest Discoveries. [London: Printed for Robert Sayer, map & printseller, No. 53, Fleet Street, ?, 1775] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2017585679/.

APA citation style:

Sayer, R. (1775) A Map of the World According to the Latest Discoveries. [London: Printed for Robert Sayer, map & printseller, No. 53, Fleet Street, ?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2017585679/.

MLA citation style:

Sayer, Robert, Cartographer. A Map of the World According to the Latest Discoveries. [London: Printed for Robert Sayer, map & printseller, No. 53, Fleet Street, ?, 1775] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2017585679/>.