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Title
Bowles's New Pocket-Map of the Atlantic or Western Ocean, Laid down from the Latest Discoveries, and Regulated by Numerous Astronomical Observations
Contributor
Bowles, Carington, 1724-1793, publisher
Kashnor, Leon, 1880-1955, seller
Museum Book Store
Date Created and/or Issued
1779-01-01
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Maps
Rights Information
For information on use of Digital Library materials, please see Library Rights and Permissions: https://www.huntington.org/library-rights-permissions
Description
Kashnor notes, "Showing the coast of America from the Straits of Bell Isle to Florida, with the West Indies and part of South America. Locates all the American Colonies. Issued for the use of mariners during the Revolution." Longitude from London at top, in hours and minutes from London on bottom. Palairet's Atlas from RLIN information. Two compass roses.. Prime meridian: London. Relief: no. Graphic Scale: No. Projection: Mercator. Watermark: Crowned fluer-di-lis J. Whatman. Printing Process: Copper engraving. Other Features: Art Work. Verso Text: MS notes: 62 35.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 map outline 45 x 56 cm., sheet 52 x 66 cm.
Identifier
105:062 M
440285
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll4/id/9985
Language
English
Subject
North Atlantic Ocean--Maps--Early works to 1800
Atlantic Ocean--Maps--Early works to 1800
Time Period
1779
Place
Atlantic Ocean North Atlantic
W 85°
E 10/N 55°
N 0°
Source
Huntington Rare Book Maps
Maps, Huntington Digital Library
Provenance
Purchased en bloc by HEH from the Museum Book Store, June 7, 1927.

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