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Western Hemisphere

drawn & engraved for Thomson's New general atlas, 1815.
Format
Online; Map
Description
1 map : col. ; 50 cm. in diam., on sheet 60 x 53 cm.
Mathematical info
Scale [ca. 1:44,000,000]
Published
[Edinburgh : J. Thomson & Co., 1817]
Notes
Relief shown pictorially.
Shows explorers' tracks for Vancouver, De la Perouse, and Cooke.
Appeared in Thomson's "A new general atlas...," 1817.
Cited in
Phillips, Atlases, no. 731, v. 1, p. 435.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS. Imperfect: margins chipped with some image loss, old paper repair to verso centerfold.
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