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A new map of Virginia, Maryland, Pensilvania, New Jersey, part of New York. and Carolina

Thornton, John,
Format
Online; Map
Description
1 map : hand-col. ; 106 x 85 cm.
Mathematical info
Scale [ca. 1:515,000].
Published
[London] : Sold by T. Page, W. & F. Mount on Tower Hill, [1727?]
Notes
Relief shown pictorially.
On the left border below center is a coat of arms over a plaque with the wording: To Mr. Micajah Perry of London, merchant, this map of Virginia &c. is humbly dedicated and presented, Thornton.
Includes inset, notes, decorative cartouche, compass rose, coats of arms and other ill.
"Significations of some remarkable Letters in this Map"; appears lower central map area.
"Scale of 30 Miles"
Cited in
Verner, C., Printed maps of Virginia, 1590-1800, p. 514.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: In 2 pieces; on thin, fragile paper, several fold tears, upper and lower margins; closely trimmed. Tracy W. McGregor Library, American History Collection.
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