Map The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain,

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Title
The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain,
Contributor Names
Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet), 1722-1824.
Created / Published
London, 1779-[80]
Contents
v. 1-2. The sea coast of Nova Scotia.--[v. 3] Charts of the coasts and harbors of New England.
Subject Headings
-  Nautical charts--Atlantic coast (North America)--To 1800
-  North America--Pictorial works
-  North America--Atlantic coast
-  North America
Notes
-  L.C. Copy no. 19, with 112 items.
-  Vols. 1 and 2 dated 1779; v. 3, without general t.p., has sectional t.p. to the New England section dated 1780.
-  Charts and views dated 1775 to 1780.
-  Two engr. sheets, headed "Contents of the charts" and "Views of the coast of Nova Scotia," respectively, follow the general title by v. 1 and are repeated after the general title in v. 2. Plates numbered 5 to 68 are listed on these.
-  Vol. 3 has the "Preface" printed on a narrow folio sheet. It is followed by a ms. table of contents on paper with watermark "Whatman 1811," listing 33 charts and views.
-  Cf. H. N. Stevens. Catalogue of the Henry Newton Stevens collection of the Atlantic Neptune.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
3 v. illus., charts, col. plates. 82 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G1106.P5 D44
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3301pm.gan00019
Library of Congress Control Number
75332516
Language
English
Online Format
image
Description
L.C. Copy no. 19, with 112 items. Vols. 1 and 2 dated 1779; v. 3, without general t.p., has sectional t.p. to the New England section dated 1780. Charts and views dated 1775 to 1780. Two engr. sheets, headed "Contents of the charts" and "Views of the coast of Nova Scotia," respectively, follow the general title by v. 1 and are repeated after the general title in v. 2. Plates numbered 5 to 68 are listed on these. Vol. 3 has the "Preface" printed on a narrow folio sheet. It is followed by a ms. table of contents on paper with watermark "Whatman 1811," listing 33 charts and views. Cf. H. N. Stevens. Catalogue of the Henry Newton Stevens collection of the Atlantic Neptune. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
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Des Barres, Joseph F. W. The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain. [London, -80, 1779] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/75332516/.

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Des Barres, J. F. W. (1779) The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain. [London, -80] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/75332516/.

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Des Barres, Joseph F. W. The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain. [London, -80, 1779] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/75332516/>.

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