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Map shows North & Central America as well as the Caribbean region, east to the western coast of Europe and Africia.
Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist.
195 Item no. assigned by LAC 195
Credit Library and Archives Canada.
Publisher: Jefferys, Thomas, 1695?-1771.
Includes table comparing latitude and longitude of selected places with comparisons to latitudes and longitudes on the maps of Bellin, D'Anville and Popple.
Includes table of Astronomical Observations for the east coast of North America and the Islands.
"IV" appears in bottom right margin.
"Plate III" appears in upper left margin.
Map has two overlays ( 27 x 32 cm) which have been hinged to the upper left margin of the map. First overlay has no title but depicts in yellow lands claimed by the French. Second overlay "Plate II, The French dominions as proposed by M. De Bussy in 1761 to be neutral are colored green".
"Published according to Act of Parliament by T. Jefferys, the corner of St Martins Lane, Charing Cross".
Relief shown pictorially.
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Availability of other formats note
1. Atlantic Ocean - Maps - Early works to 1800.
2. North America - Maps - Early works to 1800.
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