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A map of North America,
Contributor Names
Delarochette, L. (Louis), 1731-1802.
Palairet, Jean, 1697-1774.
Bowles, Carington, 1724-1793.
Bowles, John, 1701-1779.
Created / Published
London, Printed for John Bowles, 1765.
Subject Headings
-  British--America--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  North America--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  North America
-  Scale ca. 1:15,000,000.
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  "Longit. west from Ferro I."
-  Hand colored.
-  Includes historical notes and table of "Methodical divisions of North America."
-  Differs from other copy in coloration. Only boundaries are colored, emphasis is on showing the internal boundaries of British America.
-  "Printed for John Bowles at the Black Horse in Cornhill & Carington Bowles in St. Pauls Church yard, London."
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 115
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 700/1; 700/2; 700/3
col. map 48 x 59 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3300 1765 .D4
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
Library of Congress Control Number
Online Format
LCCN Permalink
Library of Congress Online Catalog
Additional Metadata Formats
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

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Chicago citation style:

Delarochette, L, Jean Palairet, Carington Bowles, and John Bowles. A map of North America. London, Printed for John Bowles, 1765. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, (Accessed September 26, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Delarochette, L., Palairet, J., Bowles, C. & Bowles, J. (1765) A map of North America. London, Printed for John Bowles. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Delarochette, L, et al. A map of North America. London, Printed for John Bowles, 1765. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.