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The British Colonies in North America

engraved by William Faden
Format
Map; Online
Description
1 map : col. ; 52 x 61 cm.
Published
[London : Faden], 1777.
Language
English
Notes
  • Scale ca. 1:6,500,000 [based on latitude measurement]
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Prime meridian: London.
  • Map partly colored.
  • Title in cartouche.
  • Later versions published under title: The United States of North America. For a comparison of the Faden/Wyld maps, see: Henry Stevens and Roland Tree, "Comparative cartography" (Chapter 2, Mapping of America / R.V. Tooley, p. 100- 101)
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Paul Mellon bequest, May 12, 2000.
Cited in
Stevens and Tree, Comparative cartography, 80a) (Tooley, p. 100) ₎
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G3700 1777 .F2