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


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
Map Number: hmap1721s4
Scale: Scale 1" = ca. 137 miles.
Scale: Scale ca. 1:5,000,000
Original Material: 1 map : col. ; 50.5 x 57.5 cm.
Publication Data: [London : Printed for Daniel Browne ... , 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.
Subjects: Mississippi River Valley--Maps--Early works to 1800 | United States--Maps--Early works to 1800 | Louisiana--Maps--Early works to 1800
Persistent Link to Item: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/hmap/id:hmap1721s4
Repository: Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library