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A general map of the world, or terraqueous globe : with all the new discoveries and marginal delineations, containing the most interesting particulars in the solar, starry and mundane system

Title
A general map of the world, or terraqueous globe : with all the new discoveries and marginal delineations, containing the most interesting particulars in the solar, starry and mundane system / by Saml. Dunn, mathematician.
Author
Dunn, Samuel, -1794.
Publication
London : Printed for Robert Sayer, No. 53 Fleet Street ..., January 6, 1787.

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CartographicSupervised useCheck with staffMap Div. 02-322Schwarzman Building M1A - Map Division Room 117

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Additional Authors
Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794.
Description
1 map on 2 sheets : hand col.; 2 hemispheres each 59 cm. in diam., on 106 x 128 cm., sheets 106 x 66 cm.
Donor/Sponsor
National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Subjects
Note
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Shows tracks of ship voyages.
  • Includes text, diagrams, and tables.
  • Ancillary maps and diagrams: The solar system -- The Northern Hemisphere [constellations] -- The Southern Hemisphere [constellations] -- An astronomical latitude & longitude analemma -- The art of dialing by a common globe -- The analemma -- The vicissitude of seasons explained -- Selenography or a map of the moon ... -- A chart of the world according to Mercator's projection ... -- An universal scale ...
Call Number
Map Div. 02-322
Author
Dunn, Samuel, -1794.
Title
A general map of the world, or terraqueous globe : with all the new discoveries and marginal delineations, containing the most interesting particulars in the solar, starry and mundane system / by Saml. Dunn, mathematician.
Imprint
London : Printed for Robert Sayer, No. 53 Fleet Street ..., January 6, 1787.
Cartographic Data
Scale [ca. 1:40,000,000. At equator] (W 180⁰--E 180⁰/N 90⁰--S 90⁰).
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Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794.
Added Title
National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Research Call Number
Map Div. 02-322
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