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Shows continents, rivers, islands, routes of exploration.; Prime meridian: London.; Includes notes on calculating distance.; Includes guide to time difference from London at various longitudes.
Laurie & Whittle (publisher)
Smith, B., active 1732. (creator)
Laurie & Whittle, (contributor)
January 1st 1808
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Shows continents, rivers, islands, routes of exploration.; Prime meridian: London.; Includes notes on calculating distance.; Includes guide to time difference from London at various longitudes.
Laurie & Whittle (publisher)
Smith, B., active 1732. (creator)
Laurie & Whittle, (contributor)
January 1st 1808
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In lower left corner: "opp. p.312" (binder's instruction)
s.n (publisher)
1755
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Corr. 1862.; Includes some tracks of unidentified voyages, without distances.; Shows primarily coastal features.
Freemont, H. F. (creator)
Lowry, Joseph Wilson, 1803-1879.; Potter, J. D. (John Dennett), active 1830-1892.; Trinity House (London, England) (contributor)
1862
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Shows continents, rivers, islands, routes of exploration.; Prime meridian: London.; Includes notes on calculating distance.; Includes guide to time difference from London at various longitudes.
Laurie & Whittle (publisher)
Smith, B., active 1732. (creator)
Laurie & Whittle, (contributor)
1808
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Relief shown by hachures.; Prime meridian: London; Printed along latitude line near bottom: "Distance N&S, or nearly so, may be estimated simply by observing that the distance on every meridian between any two parallels of Latitude is 600 Geographical miles"; Includes scale for measuring distance at various latitudes.
Robert Laurie and James Whittle (publisher)
Robert Laurie and James Whittle. (creator)
Whittle, James, -1818. (contributor)
1808
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Relief shown pictorially.
I. Low (publisher)
Rollinson, William, 1762-1842. (creator)
Low, John, 1763-1809. (contributor)
1805
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III and IV at top left and right corners; Prime meridian: London; Relief shown by hachures.; Shows routes of explorers.; Southern portion provides notes on ice, noting dates it had been seen in various locations.; Includes notes on compass variations at various locations.
[John Hamilton, successor to Daniel Lizars (publisher)
Lizars, Daniel, 1760-1812. (creator)
John Hamilton (Firm); Whittaker, Treacher and Co.; William Curry, Jun. & Co. (contributor)
1831
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Date and imprint derived from the atlas in which the map was issued.; "Drawn & Engraved for Thomson's New General Atlas."; "Drawn by J. Wyld." ; "Engraved by Sid. Hall ... "; Numbered 1.; Shows continental boundaries, rivers, deserts, islands, principal settlements and routes of explorers.; Relief shown by hachures.; Prime meridian: Greenwich.; World.
Wyld, James, 1790-1836. (creator)
Hall, Sidy. (Sidney); John Thomson & Co. (contributor)
[1829]
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"Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855, by J.H. Colton & Co. in ... the Southern District of New York.; Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.; In upper left margin: No. VIII ; in upper right margin: No. IX.; Ornamental border.; Relief shown by hachures.
J.H. Colton & Co (publisher)
J.H. Colton & Co. (creator)
1855
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"No. III," "No. IV."; Plate VI from: Colton's Atlas of the world / by George W. Colton. New York : J.H. Colton and Company, 1855-1856.; Prime meridian: Greenwich.; Includes list of tablelands or plateaus, plains or lowlands and list of rivers and principal lakes.
Entered according to Act of Congress ... by J.H. Colton & Co. in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York (publisher)
J.H. Colton & Co. (creator)
1855
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Prime meridian: Greenwich.; Relief shown by hachures.; Outline color.
Thomas Kelly (publisher)
Findlay, A. (Alexander), 1790-1870. (creator)
1835
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At upper left: Atlas illustré.; At upper right: No. 95.; World map, set within framework of illustrations and text.
Pelissier, éditeur (publisher)
Levasseur, V. (Victor) (creator)
Lemercier, Alfred.; Pelissier. (contributor)
1869
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