PART of NORTH AMERICA, containing CANADA, the North Parts of NEW ENGLAND AND NEW YORK; with NOVA SCOTIA and NEWFOUNDLAND. 

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Resource ID

15733

Access

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Title

PART of NORTH AMERICA, containing CANADA, the North Parts of NEW ENGLAND AND NEW YORK; with NOVA SCOTIA and NEWFOUNDLAND.

Date of Original

24 November 1781

Special Collection

Bentley-Blake Collection

Creator

Cary, John, approximately 1754-1835, engraver

Format

1 folded leaf : folded map ; 25 x 30 cm folded to 25 x 16 cm

Storage Location

Rare Books

Notes

Map: Seally, John, approximately 1747-1795. A complete geographical dictionary, or, universal gazetteer; of ancient and modern geography. London : Printed for John Fielding, [1781-1783].

Maps engraved by J. Cary.

Issued originally in 96 parts of five folio signatures apiece.

Of the 32 views, three of the plates were designed and engraved by William Blake; two engraved by J. Parker, Blake's partner.

See Catalogue Link below for full Victoria University Library catalogue record.

Catalogue Number

Blake no.777 v.1

Copyright

Public Domain

Subject

Geography -- Dictionaries

Sequence

0777

Item

Map

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