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A New Map of Hungary, with its Divisions into Gespanchafts or Counties; the Principality of Transylvania, Croatia &c. from the Latest Authorities.
Description
English: An extremely attractive example of John Cary’s important 1799 map of the Hungary. Covers from the Adriatic eastward as far as Transylvania and northward as far as Poland. Includes parts of the modern day nations of Croatia, Hungary and Romania. Offers stupendous detail and color coding according to region. All in all, one of the most interesting and attractive atlas maps the Hungary, Croatia, and Romania to appear in first years of the 19th century. Prepared in 1799 by John Cary for issue in his magnificent 1808 New Universal Atlas .
Date 1799 (dated)
Dimensions Height: 18.5 in (46.9 cm); Width: 20.5 in (52 cm)
dimensions QS:P2048,18.5U218593;P2049,20.5U218593
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Geographicus link: Hungary-cary-1799
Source/Photographer

Cary, John, Cary's New Universal Atlas, containing distinct maps of all the principal states and kingdoms throughout the World. From the latest and best authorities extant. London: Printed for J. Cary, Engraver and Map-seller, No. 181, near Norfolk Street, Strand, 1808.

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