|Realms of Gold: A Catalogue of Maps in the Library of the American Philosophical Society
Part II: Printed Maps -
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Realms of Gold overview Murphy D. Smith created this guide to the map holdings of the American Philosophical Society in 1991. The guide is divided into four main sections:
[Eastern hemisphere. A topographical map showing Europe, Africa and Asia. 1796].
||.||Scale: 13.7 cm. diameter. Size: 14.6 x 15.9 cm.||(904: V88r)|
In: Constantin F. C. Volney, The Ruins, opposite p. 29.
Geography. [Three spheres, one of the heavens; one depicting an imaginary island; and, one showing Europe and Africa. 1792].
|.||Sizes of spheres: Diameters of 5.7 cm.; 3.4 cm.; and 5.7 cm.||(032: En2)|
In: Thomas Dobson, publisher, Encyclopaedia, vol. 7, following p. 660.
Provenance: Presented by Thomas Dobson, 1792.