Item Details

Print View

Asia : corrected from the observations communicated to the Royal Society at London and the Royal Academy at Paris

By Iohn Senex F.R.S.at the Globe against St. Dunstans Church Fleetstreet in London.
Format
Online; Map
Description
1 map : col. ; 66 x 96 cm. on sheet 68 x 100 cm.
Mathematical info
Scale [ca. 1:12,000,000].
Published
London : [John Senex, after 1728]
Notes
Published after 1728, when Senex became a Fellow of the Royal Society. Published ca. 1714 with attribution to Senex and John Maxwell.
"Drawn & Engrav'd by Iohn Senex."
Dedicatiion: To Sr. Geogre Markham Baronet this map is dedicated by his humble servt. Iohn Senex.
H. Hulsbergh Scul. -- Cartouche.
No. "4" in manuscript on verso.
Shows boundaries, rivers, forests and principal settlements.
Relief shown pictorially.
Number "4" is handwritten in brown ink on verso.
Cited in
Shirley, R. Maps in the atlases of the British Library, T:SEN-1d, Map 4.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Imperfect: both lateral panels completely separated.
Technical details
  • Staff View