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    [The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain, Catalog Record Only

    L.C. copy no. 22. Charts dated 1777 to 1780. Consists of the St. Lawrence and New York sections of the Atlantic Neptune, which in early "editions" formed b. 4, in 2 unnumbered pts., of the four series of charts. Each section has its own special t.p., but the general t.p. is wanting, probably indicating that this copy was sold separately. Presumably both sectional title ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Date: 1780
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    The Coast of Nova Scotia, New England, New York, Jersey, the Gulph and River of St. Lawrence, the islands of Newfoundland, Cape Breton, St. John, Antecosty, Sable, &c, and soundings thereof. Catalog Record Only

    Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Relief shown by shading. Soundings in fathoms. Shows tidal depths and bottom conditions. "Published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain ... by Jos. F. W. Des Barres Esq, MDCCLXXVIII." Includes notes. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Date: 1779
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    The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain, Catalog Record Only

    L.C. copy no. 15, with 80 items. The first chart in the volume, "The coast of Nova Scotia, New England, New York, New Jersey, the Gulph and River of St. Lawrence," with imprint date Nov. 1, 1780, has an engr. note referring to the fishing rights of the French and the Americans, presumably added after the Treaty of Paris, 1783. Charts and views dated ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Date: 1780
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    The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain, Catalog Record Only

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Date: 1779
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    The Atlantic Neptune, Catalog Record Only

    L.C. copy no. 13, with 65 items. Charts dated 1775 to 1777. The general t.p. of v. 3 is dated MDCCLXXVI (1776), but a second roman numeral "I" following the first has been imperfectly erased on the sheet, indicating that the imprint date was originally MDCCLXXVII (1777). The sectional t.p. to v. 3 includes the reference to Lord Howe. L.C. copy imperfect: Charts of ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Date: 1777
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    The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain, Catalog Record Only

    L.C. copy no. 18, with 63 items. Charts dated 1775 to 1780. Consists of charts and views of the Nova Scotia series and of the combined St. Lawrence-New York sections. The engr. general t.p. of v. 1 is the original issue, dated 1777. The general title to the 2d volume is omitted. Sectional title pages to the St. Lawrence and New York sections are ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Date: 1778
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    The Atlantic Neptune, Catalog Record Only

    L.C. copy no. 1, with some 170 items; originally bound in 3 narrow folio volumes. Vol. 2, has general t.p. dated 1780, and 3 sectional title pages dated 1781, 1780, and 1780 respectively. Charts dated 1774 to 1782. L.C. copy imperfect: General and sectional title pages and contents leaf to v. 1 wanting. Cf. H. N. Stevens. Catalogue of the Henry Newton Stevens collection ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Date: 1780
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    The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain, Catalog Record Only

    L.C. copy no. 20, with 25 items. Consists of the New England section only, in contemporary binding, probably issued in 1780. The general t.p. to v. 1 accompanying it, however, belongs with the Nova Scotia series of charts. In various dated "editions" the New England charts appear with general title pages called v. 2, 3, or 4, but not v. 1. The printed sectional ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Date: 1780
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    The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain, Catalog Record Only

    L.C. copy no. 17, with 154 items. Vol. 1 has imprint date 1780; v. 2 has general t.p. dated 1781, and 3 sectional title pages dated 1781, 1780, and 1780 respectively. Charts dated 1774 to 1782. Vol. 1 includes the "Preface," followed by "Contents of the charts," engraved on 1 leaf, listing 3 to 36 numbered items in 2 columns, an inserted title, no. ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Date: 1781
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    The sea coast of Nova Scotia; exhibiting the diversities of the coast, and the face of the country near it: the banks, rocks, shoals, soundings, &c. Together with remarks and directions for ... Catalog Record Only

    L.C. copy no. 21 of the Atlantic Neptune, with 52 items. Charts dated 1775 to 1778. This collection seems to have been sold separately, without the general t.p., but with the sectional title. The Nova Scotia title, a leaf of "General remarks," and a leaf of "References" are repeated in each volume. Vol. 1 has an engr. table of contents listing 14 numbered items; ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Date: 1777