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A map of Louisiana and of the river Mississipi [i.e. Mississippi] : this map of the Mississipi [i.e. Mississippi] is most humbly inscribed to William Law of Lanreston, esq. / by Iohn Senex

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Creator: Senex, John, d. 1740
Title: A map of Louisiana and of the river Mississipi [i.e. Mississippi] : this map of the Mississipi [i.e. Mississippi] is most humbly inscribed to William Law of Lanreston, esq. / by Iohn Senex
Date: 1721
Description: "This map of the Mississipi is most humbly inscribed to William Law of Lawreston Esq."--Dedicatory cartouche.

Relief shown pictorially.

Pirate English edition taken from the French edition of 1717.

Cumming, W.P. Southeast in early maps, no. 182: "This is 'a most impudent plagiarism' from Delisle, for it is closely based on his 1718 map... ."

Phillips. Maps of America.

Scale 1" = ca. 137 miles.

Scale ca. 1:5,000,000

Subjects: Mississippi River Valley--Maps--Early works to 1800 | United States--Maps--Early works to 1800 | Louisiana--Maps--Early works to 1800
Contributors: Hargrett Library
Online Publisher: Athens, Ga. : Hargrett Library
Original Material: [London : Printed for Daniel Browne ... , 1721] | 1 map : col. ; 50.5 x 57.5 cm.
Rights and Usage: Cite as: [Title], [map number], Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

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Persistent Link to Item: http://hmap.libs.uga.edu/hmap/view?docId=hmap/hmap1721s4.xml

Related Institutions: Hargrett Library
Collection Information: Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library Rare Map Collection