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subject : Mississippi River Valley--Maps--Early works to 1800
Relief shown pictorially.; "Dedicated to His Maty. William III, King of Great Britain."; English copy of the original French map, published in Utrecht in 1697.; Prime meridian: Ferro.; Includes decorative cartouche.
Printed for M. Bentley, J. Tonson, H. Bonwick, T. Goodwin, and S. Manship (publisher)
Hennepin, Louis, 17th cent. (creator)
Prime meridian: [Ferro].; Inset: Supplement pour les possessions Françoises et Angloises au sud de la Louisiane.; "Gravé par Chambon."; Relief shown pictorially.
chez le Sieur Longchamps (publisher)
Longchamps, Sébastian G. (creator)
Chambon, (contributor)
Relief shown pictorially.; Shows routes of explorers.; Shows the United States east of the Rocky Mountains and parts of Canada and Mexico.; Inset: Carte particuliere des embouchures de la rivie S Louis et de la Mobile.; Outline color.
Ph. Buache (publisher)
L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726. (creator)
Buache, Philippe, 1700-1773.; Le Maire, François, 1675-1748. (contributor)
Prime meridian: [Cape Verde]; Relief shown pictorially.; Reduced version of map originally produced in 1718 (Cumming, no. 170)
J.F. Bernard (publisher)
L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726. (creator)
Relief shown pictorially.; Prime meridians: Isle de Fer and Paris.; In top right margin: "118."; Plate marks visible.
Bonne, Rigobert, 1727-1794. (creator)
André, Peter. (contributor)
Relief shown pictorially.; Prime meridian: [Ferro]; Approximately 40 "Lieues Francoises' to an inch.; Based on De L'Isle's map of the French possessions of Louisiana. It presents a detailed view of the Gulf region and the Mississippi Valley.; Cartouche shows two men negotiating over a large chest of gold coins.; Weigel's name and date taken from Tooley.; Host item information taken from Cumming, no. 170.
Weigel, Johann Christoph d. 1746 (creator)
Köhler, Johann David, 1684-1755.; L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726. (contributor)
ca. 1734]
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