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(Europe divided into its empires, kingdoms, states, republics, &c. Southern States) Kitchin, Thomas, 1787

(Europe divided into its empires, kingdoms, states, republics, &c. Southern States) / Kitchin, Thomas / 1787
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Full Title: (Europe divided into its empires, kingdoms, states, republics, &c. Southern States. By Thos. Kitchin, Hydrographer to the King, with many additions and improvements from the latest surveys and observations. London, published by Robt. Sayer, Fleet Street, as the Act directs, Jany. 1st, 1787).

Author: Kitchin, Thomas

Date: 1787

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Full David Rumsey Map Collection Catalog Record:

Author: Kitchin, Thomas

Date: 1787

Short Title: (Europe divided into its empires, kingdoms, states, republics, &c. Southern States)

Publisher: London: Robert Sayer

Type: Atlas Map

Object Height cm: 53

Object Width cm: 122

Scale 1: 4,800,000

Note: Engraved map on 2 sheets (comprising the southern half of the 4-sheet map). Sheets have titles: Western part of the Mediterranean Sea with the coasts of Spain, France, Italy, Barbary -- Eastern part of the Mediterranean Sea with the coasts of Turky [sic], Anatolia, Syria, Egypt and Barbary. Country boundaries in outline color. Relief shown pictorially. Includes worldwide flags at bottom, and text and tables on sides. David Rumsey Collection copy mounted as 1 sheet.

Reference: P4300.

World Area: Europe ; Eastern Hemisphere

Full Title: (Europe divided into its empires, kingdoms, states, republics, &c. Southern States. By Thos. Kitchin, Hydrographer to the King, with many additions and improvements from the latest surveys and observations. London, published by Robt. Sayer, Fleet Street, as the Act directs, Jany. 1st, 1787).

List No: 0411.005

Page No: 4

Series No: 7

Published In: A general atlas, describing the whole universe: being a complete collection of the most approved maps extant; corrected with the greatest care, and augmented from the latest discoveries. The whole being an improvement of the maps of D'Anville and Robert. Engraved in the best manner on sixty-two copper-plates, by Thomas Kitchin, Senior, and Others. London: printed For Robert Sayer, no. 53, Fleet-Street, (1790).

Publication Author: Kitchin, Thomas

Publication Date: 1790

Publication Reference: P4300.

Publication Note: Late issue. Many of the maps are double sheet. This atlas was later expanded to become the New Universal Atlas (see David Rumsey Collection copy). Some of these maps also appeared in the American Atlas by Jefferys. There are actually 23 large maps, on 35 connected sheets, produced from 62 copper plates. Maps are hand painted with outline and full color and bound in half leather tan marbled paper covered boards with "General Atlas" stamped in gold on the spine. Inscription inside front cover in pen-and-ink: R. Sayer pub, 53 Fleet ... 8th, 1791 ...

Publication List No: 0411.000

Publication Type: World Atlas

Publication Maps: 35

Publication Height cm: 55

Publication Width cm: 41

Image No: 0411005

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