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Composite: Africa. Boulton, S.; (Kitchin, Thomas); Robert Laurie & James Whittle, 1800

Composite: Africa. / Boulton, S.; (Kitchin, Thomas); Robert Laurie & James Whittle / 1800
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Full Title: (Composite of) Africa, with all its states, kingdoms, republics, regions, islands, &ca. (with) A particular chart of the Gold Coast ... Improved and inlarged from d'Anville's map; to which have been added the discoveries of Parke, Vaillant, Brown &c. Also a particular chart of the Gold Coast, wherein are distinguished all the European forts and factories, by S. Boulton: and also a summary description relative to the trade and natural produce, manners and customs of the African continent and islands. London, Published by Laurie & Whittle, No. 53, Fleet-Street, as the act directs 12th May, 1800)

Author: Boulton, S.; (Kitchin, Thomas); Robert Laurie & James Whittle

Date: 1800

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Author: Boulton, S.; (Kitchin, Thomas); Robert Laurie & James Whittle

Date: 1800

Short Title: Composite: Africa.

Publisher: London: Laurie & Whittle

Type: Composite Map

Object Height cm: 103

Object Width cm: 122

Scale 1: 8,300,000

Note: Digital composite of 2 hand colored engraved maps. Relief shown pictorially. Includes inset map of the Azores, text and illustrated cartouche. Prime meridian: Ferro. Printed on 4 sheets; joined as 2.

Reference: Tooley, R.V. Maps of Africa, p. 4: Cf Norwich, O.I. Norwich's maps of Africa, map 105 (1787 ed.)

World Area: Africa

Full Title: (Composite of) Africa, with all its states, kingdoms, republics, regions, islands, &ca. (with) A particular chart of the Gold Coast ... Improved and inlarged from d'Anville's map; to which have been added the discoveries of Parke, Vaillant, Brown &c. Also a particular chart of the Gold Coast, wherein are distinguished all the European forts and factories, by S. Boulton: and also a summary description relative to the trade and natural produce, manners and customs of the African continent and islands. London, Published by Laurie & Whittle, No. 53, Fleet-Street, as the act directs 12th May, 1800)

List No: 2310.074

Page No: (61-62)

Series No: 76

Published In: (A new universal atlas, exhibiting all the empires, kingdoms, states, republics, &c. &c. in the whole World; being a complete collection of the most approved maps extant; corrected with the greatest care, and augmented from the last edition of D'Anville and Robert (de Vaugondy) with many improvements by Major James Rennel, and other eminent geographers, including all the tracks and new discoveries of the British circumnavigators, Biron, Wallis, Carteret, Captain James Cook, Vancouver, Perouse, &c. &c. 6th Ed. ... London, R. Laurie & J. Whittle, 1802)

Publication Author: Kitchin, Thomas; Robert Laurie & James Whittle

Publication Date: 1802

Publication Reference: P699. Cf Shirley R. Maps in the atlases of the British Library, T.LAU-1c (1799 ed.); NMM 375 (3rd ed. 1801)

Publication Note: See note field above.

Publication List No: 2310.000

Publication Type: World Atlas

Publication Maps: 76

Publication Height cm: 57

Publication Width cm: 41

Image No: 2310074

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