THE WORLD in three SECTIONS describing the POLAR REGIONS to the TROPICS with all the Tracks of Lord Mulgrave and Captain Cook towards the NORTH and SOUTH POLES and the TORRID ZONE or TROPICAL REGIONS with the New Discoveries in the SOUTH SEA. 

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15764

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Title

THE WORLD in three SECTIONS describing the POLAR REGIONS to the TROPICS with all the Tracks of Lord Mulgrave and Captain Cook towards the NORTH and SOUTH POLES and the TORRID ZONE or TROPICAL REGIONS with the New Discoveries in the SOUTH SEA.

Date of Original

29 September 1781

Special Collection

Bentley-Blake Collection

Creator

Cary, John, approximately 1754-1835, engraver

Format

1 folded leaf : map ; 27 x 43 cm folded to 27 x 21 cm

Storage Location

Rare Books

Notes

Map: Seally, John, approximately 1747-1795. A complete geographical dictionary, or, Universal gazetteer. [Second edition]. London : Printed for Scatcherd and Whitaker, 1787. Volume II.

Maps engraved by J. Cary.

Issued originally in 96 parts of five folio signatures apiece, from 29 Sept. 1781 to 24 May 1783.

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

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

Catalogue Number

Blake no.778 v.2

Copyright

Public Domain

Subject

Geography -- Dictionaries

Sequence

0778

Item

Map

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