L'Afrique dressée, sur les relations le plus recentes, et assujettie aux observations astronomiques

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Description

Type of resource cartographic
Form map; unmediated; sheet
Extent 1 map ; 46 x 59 cm
Publication date 1756
Issuance monographic
Map data Scale in traveling leagues ; W 18°--E 51°/N 37°--S 35°

Creators/Contributors

Creator Robert de Vaugondy, Gilles, 1688-1766
Engraver Haye, G. de la

Subjects

Subject Africa > Maps
Genre Map
Genre Cartographic image
Genre Early maps.
Genre Maps

Bibliographic information

Note Cartouche illustrates a native woman reclining between two palms. Interior of southern Africa is fairly blank other than tribal names; Prime meridian through Ferro Island.
Note Colored
Acquisition Dr. Oscar I. Norwich
Local note

David Rumsey Map Center copy 1: Norwich no. NOR
0094.

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Location https://purl.stanford.edu/kq968xq2657

Access conditions

Use and reproduction
Image from the Dr. Oscar I. Norwich collection of maps of Africa and its islands, 1486 - ca. 1865 courtesy Stanford University Libraries. This item is in the public domain. There are no restrictions on use. If you have questions, please contact the David Rumsey Map Center at rumseymapcenter@stanford.edu.
Copyright
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License
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Collection

Dr. Oscar I. Norwich collection of maps of Africa and its islands, 1486 - ca. 1865

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