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The construction of maps and globes : in two parts..., to which is added, an appendix, wherein the present state of geography is consider'd ...

By: Green, John, -1757.
Contributor(s): Buckworth, Everard, Sir, 1704-1779 [former owner].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Printed for T. Horne [and 15 others], 1717Description: [32], 216 p., 18 plates : maps ; 20 cm (8vo).Place: England - LondonSubject(s): Cartography -- Early works to 1800 | Map-projection -- Early works to 1800 | Globes -- Early works to 1800 | Geography -- 17th-18th centuries
Production Credits: Attributed to Bradock Mead, who used the pseudonym John Green.
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Attributed to Bradock Mead, who used the pseudonym John Green.

Ownership inscription reading 'Ex libris Ever. Buckworth 1777' (?) to title page; possibly Sir Everard Buckworth (1704-1779), 3rd Baronet.

Bound in leather on boards with tooling on inside of board fore-edges; triple blind lined frame around text, title stamped to cloth on spine.

This copy bound with blank sheets interleaved with printed pages.

Red Science Museum Library stamp to title page, dated 01/11/1988.

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