Map A chart of North and South America, including the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, with the nearest coasts of Europe, Africa and Asia.

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Title
A chart of North and South America, including the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, with the nearest coasts of Europe, Africa and Asia.
Contributor Names
Jefferys, Thomas, -1771.
Green, John, active 1730-1753.
Created / Published
[London] 1753.
Contents
Chart containing part of the Icy Sea with the adjacent coast of Asia and America.--Chart comprizing Greenland with the countries and islands about Baffin's and Hudson's Bays.--Chart containing the coasts of California, New Albion, and Russian discoveries to the north...--Chart of the Atlantic Ocean, with the British, French, & Spanish settlements in North America, and the West Indies ...--Chart containing the greater part of the South Sea to the south of the line, with islands dispersed thro' the same.--Chart of South America, comprehending the West Indies, with the adjacent islands, in the Southern Ocean, and South Sea.
Subject Headings
-  America--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  America--Discovery and exploration--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  America
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:20,000,000.
-  Title from sheets 1 and 2.
-  Prime meridian: London and Ferro.
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  Shows nautical exploration routes.
-  "Published according to act of Parliament, Feb. 19, 1753, by T. Jefferys, ... at the corner of St. Martins Lane Charing Cross."
-  Includes text, historical and geographical notes, and tables of comparative astronomical observations.
-  Accompanied by J. Green's: Remarks, in support of the new chart of North and South America; in six sheets. 48 p.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2
Medium
6 maps 54 x 61 cm. or smaller, bound together.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3290 s20000 .J4
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3290m.gct00395
Library of Congress Control Number
75692293
Language
English
Online Format
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Description
Scale ca. 1:20,000,000. Title from sheets 1 and 2. Prime meridian: London and Ferro. Relief shown pictorially. Shows nautical exploration routes. "Published according to act of Parliament, Feb. 19, 1753, by T. Jefferys, ... at the corner of St. Martins Lane Charing Cross." Includes text, historical and geographical notes, and tables of comparative astronomical observations. Accompanied by J. Green's: Remarks, in support of the new chart of North and South America; in six sheets. 48 p. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2
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https://lccn.loc.gov/75692293
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Jefferys, Thomas, -1771, and John Green. A chart of North and South America, including the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, with the nearest coasts of Europe, Africa and Asia. [London, 1753] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/75692293/.

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Jefferys, T. & Green, J. (1753) A chart of North and South America, including the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, with the nearest coasts of Europe, Africa and Asia. [London] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/75692293/.

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Jefferys, Thomas, -1771, and John Green. A chart of North and South America, including the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, with the nearest coasts of Europe, Africa and Asia. [London, 1753] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/75692293/>.