Planisphere physique, où l'on voit du Pole Septentrional ce que l'on connoit de terres et de mers : avec les grandes chaines de montagnes qui traversent le globe

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This map shows the world as a physical planisphere projection, as viewed from the North Pole. Some geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). Prime meridian: Isle de Fer.

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1 map ; 32 x 32 cm.

Creation Information

Bauche, Philippe, 1700-1773 & Schenk Jansz, Leonard, 1732-1800 1752.

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This map is part of the collection entitled: Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington and was provided by University of Texas at Arlington Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 313 times , with 15 in the last month . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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  • Bauche, Philippe, 1700-1773 "Dressé pour le Mémoire lu à l'Assemblée publique de l'Academie le 15 Novembre 1752 par Philippe Buache."

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Description

This map shows the world as a physical planisphere projection, as viewed from the North Pole. Some geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). Prime meridian: Isle de Fer.

Physical Description

1 map ; 32 x 32 cm.

Notes

In upper right margin: Pl. XIII. Pag. 634.

From the Virginia Garrett Cartographic Collections.

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  • Call Number: 126/11 00381
  • Accession or Local Control No: UTA_868212
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth50305

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

Funded by a National Endowment for the Humanities "We the People" grant, this collection showcases maps from the Gulf Coast region and the greater Southwest.

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  • 1752

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Oct. 11, 2009, 12:06 a.m.

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  • Oct. 31, 2011, 4:49 p.m.

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Bauche, Philippe, 1700-1773 & Schenk Jansz, Leonard, 1732-1800. Planisphere physique, où l'on voit du Pole Septentrional ce que l'on connoit de terres et de mers : avec les grandes chaines de montagnes qui traversent le globe, map, 1752; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth50305/: accessed December 16, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.