A new map of the terraqueous globe according to the latest discoveries and most general divisions of it into continents and oceans

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Description

Type of resource cartographic
Extent 1 map : hand col. ; 2 hemispheres each 25 cm. in diam., on sheet 42 x 57 cm.
Place England
Place [Oxford
Publisher Oxford University
Publication date 1700; ca. 1700]
Issuance monographic
Language English
Map data Scale [ca. 1:55,000,000] ; W 180°--E 180°/N 90°--S 90°

Creators/Contributors

Associated with Wells, Edward, 1667-1727
Associated with Burghers, M

Subjects

Subject World maps > Early works to 1800
Genre Map
Genre Early maps
Genre Digital maps
Genre Maps

Bibliographic information

Statement of responsibility delin M. Burghers sculpt. Univ. Oxon.
Note California shown as an unlabeled island with an indented northern coast and no place names.
Note From: Wells, Edward. A new sett of maps ...
Note Scale determined by using graticule method.
Note Prime meridian: London.
Note "Dedicated to His Highness William Duke of Gloucester."
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Location https://purl.stanford.edu/pm333dd7974

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Use and reproduction
Image from the Glen McLaughlin Map Collection of California as an Island 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

The Glen McLaughlin Map Collection of California as an Island

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