Map A new map of the terraqueous globe according to the ancient discoveries and most general divisions of it into continents and oceans

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Title
A new map of the terraqueous globe according to the ancient discoveries and most general divisions of it into continents and oceans
Contributor Names
Wells, Edward, 1667-1727, cartographer.
Burghers, Michael, 1647 or 1648-1727, engraver.
Wells, Edward, 1667-1727.
Created / Published
[Oxford] : [Printed at the Theater], [1700]
Subject Headings
-  Geography, Ancient--Maps
-  Earth (Planet)
Genre
World maps
Early maps
Notes
-  Appears in his New sett of maps both of antient and present geography. Publication information from 1700 edition.
-  Includes illustrations, notes, and list of abbreviations.
-  Lacking "I" underneath dedication, which is present in editions of the atlas published from 1718 onward.
-  Shirley, R.W. Mapping of the world, 608
-  English title and text and place names in western hemisphere. Latin place names in eastern hemisphere.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 map ; 2 hemispheres, each 25 cm in diameter, on sheet 44 x 59 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G3200 1700 .W4
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3200.ct007080
Library of Congress Control Number
2017585804
Online Format
image
Description
Appears in his New sett of maps both of antient and present geography. Publication information from 1700 edition. Includes illustrations, notes, and list of abbreviations. Lacking "I" underneath dedication, which is present in editions of the atlas published from 1718 onward. Shirley, R.W. Mapping of the world, 608 English title and text and place names in western hemisphere. Latin place names in eastern hemisphere. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2017585804
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Chicago citation style:

Wells, Edward, Cartographer, Michael Burghers, and Edward Wells. A New Map of the Terraqueous Globe According to the Ancient Discoveries and Most General Divisions of It Into Continents and Oceans. [Oxford: Printed at the Theater, 1700] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2017585804/. (Accessed February 20, 2018.)

APA citation style:

Wells, E., Burghers, M. & Wells, E. (1700) A New Map of the Terraqueous Globe According to the Ancient Discoveries and Most General Divisions of It Into Continents and Oceans. [Oxford: Printed at the Theater] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2017585804/.

MLA citation style:

Wells, Edward, Cartographer, Michael Burghers, and Edward Wells. A New Map of the Terraqueous Globe According to the Ancient Discoveries and Most General Divisions of It Into Continents and Oceans. [Oxford: Printed at the Theater, 1700] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2017585804/>.