Il mappamondo sia descrizione generale del globo.

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Map shows some geography and major cities in North America, South America, Europe, Oceania, Asia, and Africa. Includes illustration of a compass rose and keys explaining the different climate zones of the world. Exploration tracks of Cook and de Bougainville are shown. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca.1:120,000,000].

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1 map : col. ; 25 x 35 cm.

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Zatta, Antonio, fl. 1757-1797 [1779..1785].

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  • Main Title: Il mappamondo sia descrizione generale del globo.
  • Parallel Title: The world map and a general description of the globe.

Description

Map shows some geography and major cities in North America, South America, Europe, Oceania, Asia, and Africa. Includes illustration of a compass rose and keys explaining the different climate zones of the world. Exploration tracks of Cook and de Bougainville are shown. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca.1:120,000,000].

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1 map : col. ; 25 x 35 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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  • [1779..1785]

Start & End Dates

  • 1779 - 1785

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Nov. 12, 2011, 7:34 a.m.

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  • July 2, 2015, 3:53 p.m.

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Zatta, Antonio, fl. 1757-1797. Il mappamondo sia descrizione generale del globo., map, [1779..1785]; Venezia. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth192394/: accessed March 29, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.