A List of Maps of America in the Library of Congress; Preceded by a List of Works Relating to Cartography

A List of Maps of America in the Library of Congress; Preceded by a List of Works Relating to Cartography

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1901 edition. Excerpt: ...1754, and enlarged for London ed. of Washington's-Journal, 1754. A map of the British and French dominions in North America, with the roads, distances, limits, and extent of the settlements. Humbly inscribed to the right honourable the earl of Halifax, and other right honour-able the lords commissioners for trade & plantations. By their lord-ships most obliged and very humble servant J n Mitchell. Thos. Kitchin, sculp. English miles 69 to a degree. 72 x 40. London, printed for Jefiferys & Faden, feb. 13th, 1755. No'ra.--"This map was undertaken with the approbation and at the request of the lord commissioners for trade and plantations; and is chiefly composed from draughts, charts and actual surveys of different parts of his majesty's colonies & plantations in America; great part of which have been lately taken by their lordships orders, and transmitted to this oflice, by the gov-ernors of the said colonies and others. John Pownall, secretary. Plan-tation oflice, feb. 13, 1755." Same. Extract from a map of the British & French dominions in North America by Jno. Mitchell. 1755. 13 x 13. In Massachusetts (State of). legislature. Report and resolves in relation to the north-eastern boundary. 8. Boston, 1838. Senate. no. 67. at end. Same. Mr. Jay's map. Extract from a map of the British & French dominions in North America by J no. Mitchell. 1755. Drawn for the New York historical society, may 1843. 12 x 12. In Gallatin (Albert). A memoir on the north-eastern boundary in con-nection with mr. Jay's map. 8. New York, for the society, 1843. front.. North America. Same. _ In United States. Congress. A collection of maps, etc. published 'by order of congress. fol. Washington, 1843. no....show more

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  • Paperback | 584 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 30mm | 1,030g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236878477
  • 9781236878472