Map Image 1 of Cartes et plans de l'Amerique.

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Title
Cartes et plans de l'Amerique.
Other Title
Cartes geograp Ameriqu
Contributor Names
Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1703-1772.
Created / Published
[Paris? : s.n.], 1745.
Subject Headings
-  Western Hemisphere--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Western Hemisphere
-  America
Notes
-  Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings.
-  Dates on maps vary from 1717 to 1744.
-  Title and date annotated in ink within etched title cartouche. Plates numbered in ink with a title often annotated on verso.
-  A composite atlas of maps of North and South America and adjacent islands and oceans predominantly by Jacques Nicolas Bellin, including 17 manuscript maps, of which 8 are signed by Bellin.
-  Phillips, 10267
-  Includes manuscript table of contents and index.
-  Plate 42a laid in. Plate 43 includes a laid in manuscript overlay of a battle.
-  Rebound spine incorporating original spine title and ornaments and original brown leather covered boards with central embossed gilded insignia.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 atlas ([4] l., 59 leaves of plates) : 73 maps (some folded, mostly hand col.) ; 57 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G1100 .C3 1745
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3290m.gct00049
Library of Congress Control Number
2003623376
Online Format
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Description
Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Dates on maps vary from 1717 to 1744. Title and date annotated in ink within etched title cartouche. Plates numbered in ink with a title often annotated on verso. A composite atlas of maps of North and South America and adjacent islands and oceans predominantly by Jacques Nicolas Bellin, including 17 manuscript maps, of which 8 are signed by Bellin. Phillips, 10267 Includes manuscript table of contents and index. Plate 42a laid in. Plate 43 includes a laid in manuscript overlay of a battle. Rebound spine incorporating original spine title and ornaments and original brown leather covered boards with central embossed gilded insignia. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2003623376
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Bellin, Jacques Nicolas. Cartes et plans de l'Amerique. [Paris?: s.n, 1745] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2003623376/. (Accessed March 30, 2017.)

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Bellin, J. N. (1745) Cartes et plans de l'Amerique. [Paris?: s.n] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2003623376/.

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Bellin, Jacques Nicolas. Cartes et plans de l'Amerique. [Paris?: s.n, 1745] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2003623376/>.