A chart of ye West-Indies or the Islands of America in the North Sea &c. being ye present seat of war

Material Information

A chart of ye West-Indies or the Islands of America in the North Sea &c. being ye present seat of war
Uniform Title:
London magazine ;
Portion of title:
West Indies or the islands of America in the North Sea
Moll, Herman, -1732
Bowles, Thomas, -1767
Bowles, John, 1701-1779
Physical Description:
1 map : ; 28 x 36 cm., on sheet 30 x 39 cm.
Scale [ca. 1:13,750,000] ; Leagues of Great Britain ;


Subjects / Keywords:
Trade routes -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- West Indies ( lcsh )
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37 x -100, 5 x -100, 5 x -58.5, 37 x -58.5 ( Map Coverage )


Jolly, David C. Maps in British periodicals,
System Details:
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General Note:
Copper engraving.
General Note:
Depths shown by soundings on inset map.
General Note:
Map of the Caribbean area from the Carolinas, Florida (New France or Louisiana) to South America (Terra Firma) and the Great South Sea including the islands of the North Sea. Mexico is shown as New Spain.
General Note:
"Degrees west from London."
General Note:
Two compass roses with rhumb lines and scale bar. Includes notes on trade routes and boundaries.
General Note:
Inset: La Vera Cruz with scale bar and note on city's population fluctuations.
General Note:
The publishing partnership of Thomas Bowles and John Bowles purchased Moll's copperplates after his death in 1732. This map appears to be different than other copies because of the imprint at top left--(cf. Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers).
General Note:
Appears in: London Magazine or, Gentleman's Monthly Intelligencer. London : printed by Charles Ackers, 1740 ; v. 9, p. 616, folded.
Statement of Responsibility:
by Herman Moll, geographer.

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Resource Identifier:
on10554 ( NOTIS )
1055420125 ( OCLC )
36425175 ( ALEPH )
G4900 1740 .M6 ( lcc )