Mappemonde en deux hémisphéres.

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Map shows major cities, continents, coastal ports, islands, and some political divisions, including Russian and Chinese empires. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.

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1 map : col. ; 2 hemispheres each 27 cm. in diam. on sheet 48 x 61 cm.

Creation Information

Brué, Adrien Hubert, 1786-1832. 1875.

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  • Main Title: Mappemonde en deux hémisphéres.
  • Parallel Title: Globe in two hemispheres.

Description

Map shows major cities, continents, coastal ports, islands, and some political divisions, including Russian and Chinese empires. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 2 hemispheres each 27 cm. in diam. on sheet 48 x 61 cm.

Notes

In upper left corner of map: "Atlas Universel en 67 feuilles - No. 17." In upper right corner of map: "No. 3. In lower left corner of map: No. 11." In lower right corner of map: "No. 2."

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

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  • 1875

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  • April 14, 2014, 7:04 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Brué, Adrien Hubert, 1786-1832. Mappemonde en deux hémisphéres., map, 1875; Paris. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth192471/: accessed September 28, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.