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Number: 1756
Continent: Africa
Region: Continent
Place Names:
Year of Origin: 1832
Language: English
Publish Origin: London
Height: 76.9
Width: 59.1
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Large
Scale: 1 : 13,008,200
Color Type: Outline Color
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Cartographer: Richard Holmes Laurie
Publisher: Richard Holmes Laurie
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Northernmost Latitude: 46.0
Southernmost Latitude: -43.0
Westernmost Longitude: -10.0
Easternmost Longitude: 50.0
Measurement Notes: Prime meridian Greenwich
Notes: Potter; copperplate map of Africa dissected into 24 pieces and laid on linen; The imprint in the lower margin of the map states "Improved Edition. Published Aug 1st 1832 by Richard Holmes Laurie, No 53 Fleet Street, London." Although this is the "improved" edition of the map we can find no reference to this or the earlier version; scale measured on scale bar;
Last updated: Jun 5, 2009