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subject : Virginia--Maps--Early works to 1800
Based largely on the Fry Jefferson map, as revised in 1775.; Prime meridian: London; Relief shown pictorially.; Title within ornamental cartouche.
Universal Magazine (publisher)
Relief shown pictorially.; Map by J. Hondius, from a French edition of Mercator's Atlas, probably 1633, with text on verso for "Virginie et la Floride," p. 697 and 700. Signature: Oooooooo, catchword: ayant.; Includes notes, color ill., and cartouche with a view of a Florida Indian village on the left, and a Virginia Indian village on the right.
[H. Hondius?] (publisher)
Hondius, Jodocus, 1563-1612. (creator)
Hondius, Hendrik, 1597-1651.; Mercator, Gerhard, 1512-1594. (contributor)
Relief shown pictorially.; Covers Atlantic Coast from Virginia to Florida.; Prime meridian: [Ferro].; Bar scale above the neat line on the lower margin: Milliaria Germanica communia.; Descriptive text in French on verso.; Map is almost identical to Jansson's map published in 1641. The maps can be identified by the erroneous longitudinal number "200" in the lower right corner on Blaeu's map. The correct number (300) appears on Jansson's map. Also "Powhatan." and "Secotan." shows a full stop on Blaeu's map.--(Burden and Koeman).; From W.J. and J. Blaeu's Le theatre dv monde, ou nouvel atlas. Amsterdami, 1638-1640.; Includes decorative cartouche and coat of arms.
[J. and C. Blaeu] (publisher)
Blaeu, Willem Janszoon, 1571-1638. (creator)
Blaeu, Joan, 1596-1673.; Blaeu, Willem Janszoon, 1571-1638. (contributor)
Relief shown pictorially.; Prime meridians: Philadelphia and London.; Engraved for Carey's American edition of Guthrie's Geography improved.
[Mathew Carey] (publisher)
Lewis, Samuel, 1753 or 4-1822. (creator)
Smither, James. (contributor)
Covers the Atlantic coast from Cape Canaveral to Philadelphia; extends west to Natchitoches, Louisiana.; Relief shown pictorially.; Prime meridian: [Ferro].; Differs from other edition: lacks numbering inside border at top right; lacks "Chez Remondini" in cartouche.
Par P. Santini (publisher)
Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782. (creator)
Santini, P. (contributor)
Manuscript note on verso indicates the map appeared in an edition of Atlas Universal...., 1777-1801.; Relief shown pictorially.; " No. 158" above neat line, left; No. 135" above neat line, right.; Prime meridians: Isle de Fer and Paris.
s.n (publisher)
Tardieu, P. F. (Pierre François), 1757-1822. (creator)
Valet, P. J. (contributor)
Relief shown pictorially.; Hand colored.; "Gravé E. Haussard."; Shows Virginia, Maryland, and "De La War counties."
[s.n.] (publisher)
Robert de Vaugondy, Gilles, 1688-1766. (creator)
Robert de Vaugondy, Gilles, 1688-1766.; Fry, Joshua, 1700 (ca.)-1754.; Jefferson, Peter, 1708-1757.; Haussard, Elisabeth. (contributor)
Reduced version of Hondius' 1606 map.; Relief shown pictorially.; Map in Latin; all other text in English.; Top of page: Chap. I Description of the coast from Florida to New found Land. 869; Verso: 870 Florida, New Spaine, etc.
Printed by William Stansby, for Henrie Fetherstone (publisher)
Hondius, Jodocus, 1563-1612. (creator)
Purchas, Samuel, 1577?-1626. (contributor)
Shows state boundaries, names of counties, Delaware and Chesapeake Bay, rivers, and settlements.; Covers also part of New Jersey.; Prime meridian: London.; Includes legend for English plantations and Indian plantations and houses.
[H. Moll] (publisher)
Moll, Herman, d. 1732. (creator)
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