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subject : West Indies--Maps.
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Engraved mark of the Depósito Hydrográfia in upper left hand corner of map.; "Fernando Selma lo grabò" appears at lower right hand corner of map.; Prime meridian: Cadíz.; Continents and islands outlined in green and bordered in pink.; Depth indicated by soundings.; Not indexed in Phillips entry for: Atlas maritimo español, Madrid: Dirección de hidrografíca, 1789-1814 with other maps of American interest (Phillips, 4155).; Map shows the North Atlantic Ocean with Europe (from part of Ireland and England, the Low Countries, France, Spain, Portugal and the western Mediterranean) and Africa (from North Africa and West Africa and then to the Equator, including Sao Thomé); also includes the islands in the North Atlantic Ocean (the Azores, the Canary Islands, and Cape Verde); on the left side of the map the continent of North America shows from Labrador and Newfoundland in the north to the Caribbean, the Isthmus of Panama and part of South America from Colombia, Venezuela and the Guianas in the south to the Equator.
Dirección de hidrografíca] (publisher)
Spain. Dirección de Trabajos Hidrográficos. (creator)
Selma, Ferdinand, 1752-1810.; Spain. Depósito Hidrográfico. (contributor)
1804
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Prime meridian: Greenwich.; Published August 12th, 1804.
R. Wilkinson (publisher)
Wilkinson, Robert, -approximately 1825. (creator)
1804
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Relief shown by shading and spot heights. Depths shown by bathymetric tints and soundings.; Includes text and 38 insets.; Supplement to National Geographic, January, 1970 Vol. 137, No. 1 - West Indies and Central America.; Accompanied by: Index to map of West Indies and Central America. 23 p.
National Geographic Society (U.S.). Cartographic Division. (creator)
Chamberlin, Wellman.; Grazzini, Athos D. (contributor)
1970
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No. 39; Prime meridian: Greenwich; Surrounded by text on three sides, giving historical and statistical information.
Lucas, Fielding, Jr., 1781-1854. (creator)
Carey, Henry Charles, 1793-1879.; Carey & Lea.; Young & Delleker. (contributor)
1827
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At upper right in lower right corner of title box: Tom: VI, no. 27, pag: 101.; Box at lower left contains remarks on Mexico and Florida.
[publisher not identified] (publisher)
Chatelain, Henri Abraham. (creator)
[1732]
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No. 39; Surrounded by text on three sides, giving historical and statistical information.
Lucas, Fielding, Jr., 1781-1854. (creator)
Carey, Henry Charles, 1793-1879.; Carey & Lea.; Young & Delleker. (contributor)
1822
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Relief shown by hachures.; Covers also Central America, the Yucatan Peninsula, the Caribbean coast of South America and the Gulf coast of the United States.; Includes inset map which continues the western portion of the map.; Below lower left neat line: "Along the line surveyed for a proposed Canal from the port of S. Juan on the South Sea, to the L. of Nicaragua, the distance is 32,687 yds. (7,000 to a league); & the Lake is 44 yds. 2 ft. (Spanish) above the sea level."
J. Arrowsmith, 10 Soho Square (publisher)
Arrowsmith, John, 1790-1873. (creator)
1840
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