Map Mappe-monde, ou carte générale de la terre : divisée en deux hémisphéres suivant la projéction la plus commune ou tous les points principaux sont placez sur les observations de mesrs. de l'Academie roïale des sciences Description geographique

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Title
Mappe-monde, ou carte générale de la terre : divisée en deux hémisphéres suivant la projéction la plus commune ou tous les points principaux sont placez sur les observations de mesrs. de l'Academie roïale des sciences
Other Title
Description geographique
Contributor Names
Fer, Nicolas de, 1646-1720, cartographer.
Created / Published
A Paris : Chez le sieur Desbois, géographe, rue Saint Jacques à la sphére royale, avec privelege du roy, 1754.
Subject Headings
-  Earth (Planet)
Genre
World maps
Early maps
Notes
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  Includes text and illustrations, including images of the sun and moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn.
-  Identical title in cartouche has date 1753.
-  Text on left, right, and lower margins, printed on separate sheets. Title above map also printed separately. Text in left margin dated 1728.
-  LC copy mounted on cloth and sectioned into four.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 map : hand colored ; 2 hemispheres, each 54 cm in diameter, on sheet 101 x 158 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G3200 1754 .F4
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3200.ct007165
Library of Congress Control Number
2017585821
Online Format
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Description
Relief shown pictorially. Includes text and illustrations, including images of the sun and moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn. Identical title in cartouche has date 1753. Text on left, right, and lower margins, printed on separate sheets. Title above map also printed separately. Text in left margin dated 1728. LC copy mounted on cloth and sectioned into four. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/2017585821
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Chicago citation style:

Fer, Nicolas De, Cartographer. Mappe-monde, ou carte générale de la terre: divisée en deux hémisphéres suivant la projéction la plus commune ou tous les points principaux sont placez sur les observations de mesrs. de l'Academie roïale des sciences. A Paris: Chez le sieur Desbois, géographe, rue Saint Jacques à la sphére royale, avec privelege du roy, 1754. Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2017585821/.

APA citation style:

Fer, N. D. (1754) Mappe-monde, ou carte générale de la terre: divisée en deux hémisphéres suivant la projéction la plus commune ou tous les points principaux sont placez sur les observations de mesrs. de l'Academie roïale des sciences. A Paris: Chez le sieur Desbois, géographe, rue Saint Jacques à la sphére royale, avec privelege du roy. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2017585821/.

MLA citation style:

Fer, Nicolas De, Cartographer. Mappe-monde, ou carte générale de la terre: divisée en deux hémisphéres suivant la projéction la plus commune ou tous les points principaux sont placez sur les observations de mesrs. de l'Academie roïale des sciences. A Paris: Chez le sieur Desbois, géographe, rue Saint Jacques à la sphére royale, avec privelege du roy, 1754. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2017585821/>.