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

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  • [1779..1785]

Start & End Dates

  • 1779 - 1785

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  • 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 July 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.