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Place of creation
Edward Wells, University of Oxford
Scope and content
Map shows California as an Island, an incomplete New Holland attached to N. Guinea, partial New Zealand Coast line and no Southern Continent.
Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist. Microfiche version is open.
Credit: Library and Archives Canada
Includes abbreviation explained below the dedication (C. Cape, M. Mountain, I. Island, R. River).
Below the hemispheres are views of Oxford, with several personages representings the continents on either side of the dedication to the Duke of Gloucester as well as his coat-of-arms.
From: Edward Wells " A new sett of maps both ancient and present geography", London, 1700. map no.2
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Citation / reference note
Wagner, v. 2, Entry 467.
Phillips, Entry 531, no .
Phillips, Entry 564, no .
Phillips, Entry 3479, no 2.
Phillips, Entry 3480, no 2.
Phillips, Entry 3489, no 2.
Phillips, Entry 3480, no 2
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