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    The Kingdom of France is represented under the form of a ship.

    Cartoon map showing monarchical France in the form of a sailing ship at sea. Relief shown pictorially. Also shows administrative divisions (departments). Text, calendar, and map names in English. Index of departments in French. Title from first sentence of text at lower left. "Published as the act directs, June 28th 1796, by the author, no. 49 Great Portland Street." Paris meridian. Watermark: 1794 J. ...

    • Date: 1795
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    Navegación de las corvetas de S.M. Descuvierta y Atrevida sovre la costa Patagonica, año d. 1789

    Shows route of the voyage along the coast of Argentina between 35⁰S and 48⁰S (Río de la Plata and Cabo Blanco), including daily positions. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Cádiz. Oriented with north to the bottom. Watermark: Unidentifiable. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 140 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs ...

    • Contributor: Vico, Antonio
    • Date: 1789