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Description found in Archives

World on Mercator's projection [cartographic material] / 

Date(s)

[1851]

Place of creation

England

Publisher

The London Printing and Publishing Company

1 map : 1ll., hand col. outline ; 23 x 33 cm on sheet 27 x 36 cm.
Cartographic material
Microfiche NMC27693
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
Alexander E. MacDonald Canadian Collection # 84
Cartographic material
90: Open
Volume
84
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Other accession no.
80101/245 CA
Local class no.
H3/10000/[1851]

Terms of use

Copyright: Expired
Credit Library and Archives Canada.

Additional information

MacDonald Collection, item 84.

Relief shown by hachures.

Shows stem ship routes to the colonies in blue and the British colonies in red.

"1" appears in upper right margin.

Includes a decorative border.

Includes 7 illustrations: Vesuvius, London, Gibralter, Constantinople, the pyraminds of Ghizeh, Niagara and¨Ponts Neuf Paris.

From Tallis's : The illustrated atlas and modern history of the world, geographical, political, ommercial and statistical, 1851, map no. 1

Custodial history
Part of the Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection purchased by the Public Archives of Canada in 1981.

Related materials
For other copies and or editions see Mikan 4148833 (NMC 8029) ; G1019 .I44 1853 - fol. (AMICUS No. 26305868)

Cartographic math note
Scale [ca. 1:135,000,000 ] Mercator proj.

Citation / reference note
Phillips, Entry 804, map no. 1

Availability of other formats note
The microfiche version is NMC27693

Subject heading

World - Maps.

Private

Other system control no.

4153274