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R. Sayer & J. Bennett
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68 Item no. assigned by LAC 68
Credit Library and Archives Canada. Copyright expired.
Publisher: R. Sayer and J. Bennett (Firm)
Prime meridian: London and Ferro.
Illustrated with ships that indicate the routes of various explorers.
"No III" in bottom right corner.
Includes charts of astronomical observations and descritpive and historic text.
Published according to the Act of Parliament, 10 June 1775, by R. Sayer & J. Bennett, No 53 fleet Street.
Map represents the left hand sheet. For the right hand sheet see Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection # 69.
From: The American Atlas, 1778.
2. One of six sheets that make up "A Chart of the North and South America including the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans with the nearest coasts of Europe, Africa and Asia by Sayer and Bennett.
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1. World - Maps - Early works to 1800.
2. North America - Maps - Early works to 1800.
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