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A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America : containing Newfoundland, New Scotland, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pensilvania, Maryland, Virginia and Carolina

According to the newest and most exact observations by Herman Moll, Geographer.
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Online; Map
Description
col. map. 60 x 100 cm.
Published
[London] Printed and sold by Tho. Bowles, John Bowles, and I. King, 1715 [i.e. 1731]
Notes
1731 issue, with the inset of Carolina divided into counties, reading "Cherecies 3000 men, one of ye Kings &C of this Nation was in England in 1730" in the inset of the "South part of Carolina ...", and imprint in 3 lines.
Hand colored.
Relief shown pictorially.
Prime meridian: London.
Imprint date from Henry Stevens and Roland Tree's Comparative cartography, item 55c.
Includes descriptive text.
Insets: A view of ye industry of ye beavers of Canada ... the cataract of Niagara ... -- A draught of ye town and harbour of Charles-town -- A map of the principal part of North America -- A map of the improved part of Carolina with the settlements &c. -- South part of Carolina and the east part of Florida ...
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