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A Southern or Antarctic Hemisphere, projected on a Horizon the Zenith of which is situated at 140 degrees of Eastern Longitude from the Island of Fero, and at 66 degrees 31 minutes of Southern Latitude, executed under the Inspection of the Duke De-Croy, and published with the approbation of the Royal Academy of Sciences, at Paris Open in full size

A Southern or Antarctic Hemisphere, projected on a Horizon the Zenith of which is situated at 140 degrees of Eastern Longitude from the Island of Fero, and at 66 degrees 31 minutes of Southern Latitude, executed under the Inspection of the Duke De-Croy, and published with the approbation of the Royal Academy of Sciences, at Paris

Map, 1773, English

A Southern or Antarctic Hemisphere, projected on a Horizon the Zenith of which is situated at 140 degrees of Eastern Longitude from the Island of Fero, and at 66 degrees 31 minutes of Southern Latitude, executed under the Inspection of the Duke De-Croy, and published with the approbation of the Royal Academy of Sciences, at Paris

Map, 1773, English

Notes

Includes table of latitudes and longitudes taken from the Isle of Fero and explanation of projection used

Publisher

London : Robert Sayer and John Bennett

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

1 map : printed, col.

Extent

ca 1:22,000,000 : 60 cm diameter on sheet 64.5 x 52 cm

Provenance

Gift of James Bain family, 2008

Alternate Title

A Southern or Antarctic Hemisphere

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

912.19814 S594