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Title
Les Isles Britanniques Comprenant les Royaumes D'Angleterre, D'Ecosse et D'Irlande divisee en grands provinces.
Description
English: A beautiful example of Janvier's 1771 decorative map of the British Isles. Includes all of England, Scotland and Ireland as well as parts of adjacent France, Holland and Belgium. Divided according to Province. An inset in the upper right details the Shetland and Orkney Islands. A decorative mile scale appears in the lower left quadrant. A decorative title cartouche depicting the British royal armorial crest appears in the upper left quadrant. Drawn by J. Janvier c. 1771 for issue as plate no. 20 in Jean Lattre's 1776 issue of the Atlas Moderne .
Date 1771 (undated)
Dimensions Height: 12.5 in (31.7 cm); Width: 15.5 in (39.3 cm)
dimensions QS:P2048,12.5U218593;P2049,15.5U218593
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Geographicus link: BritishIsles-janvier-1771
Source/Photographer

Lattre, Jean, Atlas Moderne ou Collection de Cartes sur Toutes les Parties du Globe Terrestre, c. 1775.

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