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Map A new map of the world.

About this Item

Title

  • A new map of the world.

Names

  • Wallis, J. (John), -1818.

Created / Published

  • London : John Wallis, 1800.

Headings

  • -  World maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  Early maps
  • -  Jigsaw puzzles--Maps--To 1800
  • -  Earth (Planet)

Notes

  • -  "Published June 28th, 1800 by John Wallis at his Map Warehouse, 16 Ludgate Street."
  • -  Map consists of 2 hemispheres each 20 cm. in diam.
  • -  Includes 6 ancillary maps showing circles, parallels, zones, meridians, definitions of land and water, and world.
  • -  LC copy imperfect: One piece missing.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Vault Shelf

Medium

  • 1 jigsaw puzzle (54 pieces) : paper on wood, hand col. ; 24 x 43 cm., in wooden box 16 x 19 x 5 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3201.A9 1800 .W3

Repository

  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540 to 4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 85694393

Online Format

  • image

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Credit Line: Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division.

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Chicago citation style:

Wallis, J. , -1818. A New Map of the World. London: John Wallis, 1800. Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/85694393/.

APA citation style:

Wallis, J. (1800) A New Map of the World. London: John Wallis. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/85694393/.

MLA citation style:

Wallis, J. , -1818. A New Map of the World. London: John Wallis, 1800. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/85694393/>.