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Province of Maine. Reid, John ; Winterbotham, W. 1796

Province of Maine. / Reid, John ; Winterbotham, W. / 1796
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Full Title: The Province of Maine, From the best Authorities 1795.

Author: Reid, John ; Winterbotham, W.

Date: 1796

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Author: Reid, John ; Winterbotham, W.

Date: 1796

Short Title: Province of Maine.

Publisher: New York: John Reid

Type: Atlas Map

Object Height cm: 37

Object Width cm: 25

Scale 1: 1,774,080

Note: Uncolored.

Reference: P1216-5, 1366-5.

State / Province: Maine

Full Title: The Province of Maine, From the best Authorities 1795.

List No: 0845.005

Series No: 7

Published In: The American Atlas; Containing The Following Maps ... New-York: Published By John Reid, Bookseller And Stationer, No. 106, Water-Street. 1796.

Publication Author: Reid, John ; Winterbotham, W.

Publication Date: 1796

Publication Reference: P1216, 1366.

Publication Note: Accompanies Winterbotham's Historical..View (see our #2805). The second American Atlas published in the United States. Five of the maps (North America, South America, West Indies, U.S., Kentucky, and Washington) were direct copies of the maps in the London edition of Winterbotham, 1795, by J. Russell. The other fifteen state maps were original, although some think they were derived from Carey's American Atlas of 1795. A limited number of copies included the map of Washington, D.C., present in this copy in the first state(with J. Reid, L. Wayland and C. Smith listed as publishers), but separate from the atlas, backed (see our #5160). Covers are half leather, marbled paper covered boards with "U.S. Atlas. Reid. 1796" stamped in gilt.

Publication List No: 0845.000

Publication Type: National Atlas

Publication Maps: 20

Publication Height cm: 42

Publication Width cm: 27

Image No: 0845005

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