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A map of the Provostship and Vicounty of Paris : drawn from a great number of particular memoirs made according to the observations of the Royal Academy of Sciences

by G Delisle of the same Academy.
Format
Online; Map
Description
1 map : col. ; 49 x 64 cm. on sheet 54 x 68 cm.
Mathematical info
Scale [1:180,000].
Published
[London] : Sold by I. Senex at the Globe against St. Dunstans Church in Fleetstreet London 1713, [ca. 1728]
Notes
Earlier versions of this map carry the imprint of Senex and John Maxwell.
Title is printed above the top border.
Shows boundaries, rivers, roads, forests and settlements.
Advertisement. All the places that are governed according to the laws of the city of Paris and are depending on the Provostship and Viscounty thereof are put into this map except for some that lie in the provinces of Champaine and Brie.
Relief shown pictorially and by hachures.
Prime meridian: London.
Cited in
Shirley, R. Maps in the atlases of the British Library, T:SEN-1d, Map 16.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Number "16" is handwritten in brown ink on verso.
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