Citation
A New & accurate chart of the western or Atlantic Ocean

Material Information

Title:
A New & accurate chart of the western or Atlantic Ocean drawn from the most approved modern maps &c.
Uniform Title:
New, royal, and authentic system of universal geography
Alternate title:
New and accurate chart of the western or Atlantic Ocean
Creator:
Bowen, Thomas, -1790 ( cartographer )
Bankes, Thomas, 1744-
Cooke, John, 1731-1810 ( publisher )
Cooke, Charles, active 1789-1817 ( publisher )
Language:
English
Edition:
[State 1]
Physical Description:
1 map : hand colored ; 21.5 x 26.5 cm, on sheet 24.4 x 37.5 cm
Scale:
50000000
Scale approximately 1:50,000,000

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Nautical charts -- History -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 ( lcsh )
Nautical charts ( fast )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Atlantic Coast (Africa) ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Atlantic Coast (North America) ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- North Atlantic Ocean ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Atlantic Coast (South America) ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Atlantic Coast (Europe) ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Caribbean Area ( lcsh )
Africa -- Atlantic Coast ( fast )
Caribbean Area ( fast )
Europe -- Atlantic Coast ( fast )
North America -- Atlantic Coast ( fast )
North Atlantic Ocean ( fast )
South America -- Atlantic Coast ( fast )
Genre:
Early maps. ( lcgft )
Portolan charts. ( lcgft )
Early maps. ( fast )
Early works. ( fast )
History. ( fast )
Maps. ( fast )
Portolan charts. ( fast )
single map ( marcgt )
Early maps ( lcgft )
Portolan charts ( lcgft )
Early maps ( fast )
Early works ( fast )
History ( fast )
Maps ( fast )
Portolan charts ( fast )
Coordinates:
60 x -85, 1 x -85, 1 x 7.5, 60 x 7.5 ( Map Coverage )

Notes

Citation/Reference:
McCorkle, Barbara. Carto-Bibliography of the Maps in Eighteenth-Century British and American Geography Books.
Citation/Reference:
ESTC,
Citation/Reference:
Shirley, R.W. Maps in British atlases,
Additional Physical Form:
Print version record.
System Details:
System requirements: Internet connectivity; Web browser software.
General Note:
Copper engraving.
General Note:
Historical sea chart centered on the Atlantic Ocean, showing contiguous coastlines including a small part of South America, the Caribbee Islands, Newfoundland, western Africa, and Europe. The map identifies important water features, towns, and islands along the coasts.
General Note:
Includes compass rose and rhumb lines.
General Note:
Scale not given, derived from latitude lines.
General Note:
"Engraved for Bankes's New System of Geography Published by Royal Authority"--Top margin.
General Note:
"By the King's royal license and authority" appears on publication title page, later editions do not have this statement on title page and the engraved statement at top of map has been erased--(Maps in British atlases, R.W. Shirley).
General Note:
Map is from the same plates as those in Middleton's New system of geography.
General Note:
Publisher's information, edition, publishing dates from McCorkle's carto-bibliography.
General Note:
Appears in: 1st and 2nd published editions of state 1, Banke's New royal authentic and complete system of universal geography, antient and modern, published 1790?, map no. 9.
Statement of Responsibility:
by Thos. Bowen, 1788.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
on10043 ( NOTIS )
1004308941 ( OCLC )
035376781 ( ALEPH )
on1004308941
Classification:
G9100 1788 .B62 ( lcc )