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A map of the world, with the latest discoveries / by the Revd. John Blair, L.L.D. & F.R.S. as a supplement to his Tables of chronology ; J. Bayly sculp. St. Thomas Apostle, London
Bib ID 8052779
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline [cartographic image, sheet]
Author
Blair, John, -1782, cartographer
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale not given (W 180°--E 180°/N 90°--S 90°). 
Description [London] : John Blair, L.L.D., March. 1st. 1779 
1 map ; 2 hemispheres each 33.8 cm in diameter, on sheet 45.8 x 73.0 cm 
Full contents
  • Western hemisphere or the new world
  • Eastern hemisphere or the old world.
 
Notes

A double hemisphere of the world, with relief shown pictorially.

Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-1381585974

Cited In

Tooley's dictionary of mapmakers (1999-2004 edition), page 145

Supplement To

Blair, John, Chronology and history of the world

Subjects World maps.  |  World maps.
Time Coverage 1779 
Form/genre World maps.
Other authors/contributors Bayly, John, active 1755-1794, engraver

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