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The Theatre of war in North America : with the roads and a table of the distances

Format
Online; Map
Description
1 map : hand-col. ; 42 x 52 cm. on sheet 72 x 52 cm.
Published
London : Printed for Rt. Sayer & Jno. Bennett, 1776.
Notes
Title is centered at top of sheet.
Shows East Florida south to C. Cannaveral.
Relief shown pictorially.
Prime meridian: Ferro.
"Evan's Polymetric Table of America" -- Inset.
Text (3 columns) below the map has caption title "A compendious account of the British Colonies in North-America." At the bottom of the middle column is "A table of the population of the British colonies in North-America, published in New-Jersey, in November, 1765."
See McCorkle, B.B., New England, no. 776.26 for a description of the map without the text.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Linen-backed, with manuscript note in left margin, "This map was found in the Hartnell (?) Library and repaired, January 1832."
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