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Maps A new map of South America, shewing it's general divisions, chief cities & towns, rivers, mountains &c.

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Title
A new map of South America, shewing it's general divisions, chief cities & towns, rivers, mountains &c.
Contributor Names
Wells, Edward, 1667-1727.
Cole, B. (Benjamin)
Rosenwald, Lessing J. (Lessing Julius), 1891-1979.
Created / Published
[London : Printed by T.W. for R. Bonwicke ... et al., 1700?]
Subject Headings
-  South America--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  South America
Notes
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  Transferred from the Rosenwald Collection, Library of Congress.
-  Appears in various editions of Well's "A new sett of maps ..." published from 1700 to 1738.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  Acquisitions control no. 21-82.
-  Three copies.
Medium
1 map ; 36 x 48 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G5200 1700 .W4
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g5200.ct000191
Library of Congress Control Number
84694439
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/84694439
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=84694439&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Chicago citation style:

Wells, Edward, B Cole, and Lessing J Rosenwald. A new map of South America, shewing it's general divisions, chief cities & towns, rivers, mountains &c. [London: Printed by T.W. for R. Bonwicke ... et al., ?, 1700] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/84694439/. (Accessed September 25, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Wells, E., Cole, B. & Rosenwald, L. J. (1700) A new map of South America, shewing it's general divisions, chief cities & towns, rivers, mountains &c. [London: Printed by T.W. for R. Bonwicke ... et al., ?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/84694439/.

MLA citation style:

Wells, Edward, B Cole, and Lessing J Rosenwald. A new map of South America, shewing it's general divisions, chief cities & towns, rivers, mountains &c. [London: Printed by T.W. for R. Bonwicke ... et al., ?, 1700] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/84694439/>.