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Number: 738
Continent: Africa
Region: Continent
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Year of Origin: 1732
Title: L'Afrique Dressee Sur les Relelations & nouvelles decouvertes de differens Voyageurs Conformes aux observations Astronomiques
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Language: French
Publish Origin: Paris
Height: 48.5
Width: 71.4
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Medium
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Color Type: Outline Color
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Cartographer: J. Luillier
Guilliame Danet
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Notes: Newman, Harry (not in Norwich); The name Luillier in not included in the cartouch of this map as it is in other states; Danet was the son in law to Nicolas de Fer and was one of the successors to him. This map is not listed in either Norwich or Tooley's Maps of the African Continent. The cartouch also depicts a white woman and a black man each holding broken chains/shackles as an early symbolic representation of the abolition of slavery
Last updated: Feb 20, 2016