- Type of resource
- [London] : J. Wilkes
- Date created
- 7.8 cm. in diameter on sheet 23.8 x 18.0 cm.
- Map data
- Scale not given ; (W 0° --E 0°/N 90° --N 90°)
- Scale not given ; (W 180° --E 180°/N 85° --S 85°)
Images from the Glen McLaughlin Collection of California as an Island maps, a collection of nearly 750 maps obtained by Mr. McLaughlin over nearly 40 years. Included in the collection are hemisphere and world maps, celestial charts, title pages, globe gores and a medal. The dates range from 1622 to the mid-1800's.
- Statement of responsibility
- [John Wilkes]
- Page showing five hemispherical maps of the world. Hemispheres numbered “2” and “4” show California as an unlabeled island from a polar and oblique projection, respectively.
- J. Pass sculp (lower right).
- Published as the Act directs, Jany. 1st 1807, by J. Wilkes (lower middle).
- Plate III. (upper right).
- Issued in his: Encyclopaedia londinensis; or, universal dictionary of arts, sciences & literature ... London, Adlard, 1810-1829.
- Supplementary title below maps: Projections of the Sphere, and common Terrestrial Globe.
- Post publication map number
- Use and reproduction
- Image from the Glen McLaughlin Map Collection of California as an Island courtesy Stanford University Libraries. This item is in the public domain. There are no restrictions on use. If you have questions, please contact the David Rumsey Map Center at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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