CHART of the COAST of FRANCE, including the BAY of BISCAY, With the Soundings taken by Command of the FRENCH KING from PORT LOUIS to CAPE FINISTERRE. 

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Resource ID

15758

Access

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Title

CHART of the COAST of FRANCE, including the BAY of BISCAY, With the Soundings taken by Command of the FRENCH KING from PORT LOUIS to CAPE FINISTERRE.

Date of Original

30 March 1782

Special Collection

Bentley-Blake Collection

Creator

Cary, John, approximately 1754-1835, engraver

Format

1 folded leaf : map ; 24 x 30 cm folded to 24 x 20 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 John 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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