Map The Portuguese Douro and the adjacent country : and so much of the river as can be made navigable in Spain = O Douro Portuguez e paiz adjacente : com tanto do rio quanto se pode tornar navegavel em Espanha Douro Portuguez e paiz adjacente com tanto do rio quanto se pode tornar navegavel em Espanha / por Josh James Forrester

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Title
The Portuguese Douro and the adjacent country : and so much of the river as can be made navigable in Spain = O Douro Portuguez e paiz adjacente : com tanto do rio quanto se pode tornar navegavel em Espanha
Other Title
Douro Portuguez e paiz adjacente com tanto do rio quanto se pode tornar navegavel em Espanha / por Josh James Forrester
Contributor Names
Forrester, Joseph James, 1809-1861, cartographer.
Hughes, William, 1817-1876, engraver.
Created / Published
London : W. Hughes sculp., [1852]
Subject Headings
-  Duero River (Spain and Portugal)--Maps
-  Spain--Duero River
-  Portugal--Duero River
Genre
Maps
Notes
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  In English and Portuguese.
-  Author's name signed in statement of responsibility.
-  Manuscript author's name and the following not added in ink below English title: This map, and the surveys of the Wine-Districts of the Alto-Douro, by the author, were ordered by the House of Commons to be printed in illustration of Mr. Forrester's evidence before a Select Committee on Import Dutirs on Wines, held in April and May 1852.
-  Inset maps: Geological View of the Wine District of Alto-Douro -- O rio = The river.
-  At top of the map: New Royal Edition, 1852.
-  In bottom margin: London printed solely for the author.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Includes text, distance tables, references, 2 illustrations of boats with descriptive information, illustrations of medals along lower border, 2 insets and 8 vignettes.
-  Vignettes: Ponte pensil do Porto = Suspension bridge, Oporto -- Porto Antigo-e Rio Bestança -- Regôa -- O Rio Douro huma legoa acima do Salto da Sardinha = The River Douro one league above the Salto da Sardinha -- As Pedras das Anchoras -- Ponto do Cachão da Baleira -- Ponto do Salto da Sardinha -- O Rio Douro divindo Portugal do Espanha junta a foz do Agueda = The River Douro dividing Portugal from Spain as seen from the mouth of the Agueda.
-  LC copy signed on verso: Portugal River Douro. Millard Fillmore. Sectioned into 60 and mounted on cloth, folding to 23 x 15 cm.
Medium
1 map : hand colored ; 67 x 291 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G6692.D6 1852 .F6
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g6692d.fi000149
Library of Congress Control Number
2018588041
Language
English
Portuguese
Online Format
image
Description
Relief shown by hachures. In English and Portuguese. Author's name signed in statement of responsibility. Manuscript author's name and the following not added in ink below English title: This map, and the surveys of the Wine-Districts of the Alto-Douro, by the author, were ordered by the House of Commons to be printed in illustration of Mr. Forrester's evidence before a Select Committee on Import Dutirs on Wines, held in April and May 1852. Inset maps: Geological View of the Wine District of Alto-Douro -- O rio = The river. At top of the map: New Royal Edition, 1852. In bottom margin: London printed solely for the author. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text, distance tables, references, 2 illustrations of boats with descriptive information, illustrations of medals along lower border, 2 insets and 8 vignettes. Vignettes: Ponte pensil do Porto = Suspension bridge, Oporto -- Porto Antigo-e Rio Bestança -- Regôa -- O Rio Douro huma legoa acima do Salto da Sardinha = The River Douro one league above the Salto da Sardinha -- As Pedras das Anchoras -- Ponto do Cachão da Baleira -- Ponto do Salto da Sardinha -- O Rio Douro divindo Portugal do Espanha junta a foz do Agueda = The River Douro dividing Portugal from Spain as seen from the mouth of the Agueda. LC copy signed on verso: Portugal River Douro. Millard Fillmore. Sectioned into 60 and mounted on cloth, folding to 23 x 15 cm.
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Chicago citation style:

Forrester, Joseph James, Cartographer, and William Hughes. The Portuguese Douro and the adjacent country: and so much of the river as can be made navigable in Spain = O Douro Portuguez e paiz adjacente: com tanto do rio quanto se pode tornar navegavel em Espanha. [London: W. Hughes sculp, 1852] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2018588041/.

APA citation style:

Forrester, J. J. & Hughes, W. (1852) The Portuguese Douro and the adjacent country: and so much of the river as can be made navigable in Spain = O Douro Portuguez e paiz adjacente: com tanto do rio quanto se pode tornar navegavel em Espanha. [London: W. Hughes sculp] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2018588041/.

MLA citation style:

Forrester, Joseph James, Cartographer, and William Hughes. The Portuguese Douro and the adjacent country: and so much of the river as can be made navigable in Spain = O Douro Portuguez e paiz adjacente: com tanto do rio quanto se pode tornar navegavel em Espanha. [London: W. Hughes sculp, 1852] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2018588041/>.