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AFTB 03-2 Observations Sur Les Points Cardinaux, Lignes, et Cercles De La Sphere (Observations on the Cardinal Points, Lines and Circles of  the Sphere), 1760

 Item — Box: 2, Item: AFTB 03-2
Collection number: Item ATFB03-2

Scope and Contents

Globe map produced for Society of Geographic Engineers in Paris. Copperplate engraving depicting East and West globes wiith text and elaborate border. Non-contemporary colored. Restoration to edges. Watermark depicting Maltese cross and chain. 20 3/4" x 14". Prepared by Claude Buy de Mornas, who was a professor of geography and history and published by Louis Charles Desnos, active in Paris at Rue St.Jacques.

Dates

  • Created: 1760

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Extent

From the Collection: 149 items

Language

From the Collection: English

From the Collection: Germanic languages

From the Collection: French

From the Collection: Latin

From the Collection: Spanish; Castilian

Repository Details

Part of the Valdosta State University Archives and Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Valdosta State University Archives, Odum Library
1500 N. Patterson St.
Valdosta GA 30601 United States
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