Mappe-monde divisée en ses quatre parties.

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Map shows six continents and political boundaries. Shows Australia as "N[ouvel]le Holland," and [French] "Louisiane" [territory in North America]. Includes five hemispheric circles explaining gridlines on map. Prime meridian: Paris. Scale not given.

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; two hemispheres, each 12 cm. in diam., on sheet 20 x 24 cm.

Creation Information

Hérisson, Eustache. b. 1759 [1799, 1803].

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  • Place of Publication: [Paris, France]

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  • Main Title: Mappe-monde divisée en ses quatre parties.
  • Parallel Title: [World map divided into four parts.]

Description

Map shows six continents and political boundaries. Shows Australia as "N[ouvel]le Holland," and [French] "Louisiane" [territory in North America]. Includes five hemispheric circles explaining gridlines on map. Prime meridian: Paris. Scale not given.

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; two hemispheres, each 12 cm. in diam., on sheet 20 x 24 cm.

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

This map collection contains more than 5,000 maps. While containing maps of all parts of the world, it emphasizes the Gulf Coast region and the Greater Southwest. It includes maps dating from 1493 to the present and features noted cartographers. Funded by a National Endowment for the Humanities "We the People" grant.

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  • [1799, 1803]

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  • 1799 - 1803

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  • Oct. 10, 2011, 11:41 a.m.

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  • June 11, 2015, 1:10 p.m.

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Hérisson, Eustache. b. 1759. Mappe-monde divisée en ses quatre parties., map, [1799, 1803]; [Paris, France]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth187443/: accessed April 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.