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Some maps and plans, chiefly Spanish

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MS. Maps, misc. a. 2

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Some maps and plans, chiefly Spanish:
  1. Fol. 1. the river Agoda from Ciudad Rodrigo to its junction with the Douro (early 19th cent.)
  2. Fol. 2. the country round Biscaya in 1808, a copy
  3. Fol. 3. plan of Albucia: (d) (fol. 4) ground about Val de la Mala, 1810
  4. Fol. 5. 'Carthagena & it's Environs', 'W. Napier from Sir R. Yorke, a present'
  5. Fol. 6. 'Plan of St. Sebastian' by E. H. B. 1825
  6. Fol. 7. a large plan of the triangle between Ciudad Rodrigo, Madrid and Burgos
  7. Fol. 8. 'Plan of the operations of the British and American forces before New Orleans between 23d Decr 1814 and 8th Jany 1815'
  8. Fol. 9. 'The straits of Thermopylæ.'
  9. At fol. 10 is a letter from N. Thorne to col. William Napier, Feb. 13, 1832

Dates

  • Written in about A.D. 1810-1832

Extent

12 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Maps, misc. a. 2, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Maps, misc. a. 2

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19519

Abstract

Some maps and plans, chiefly Spanish

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. VI, no. 33091

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought with some printed Napier papers from mr. C. W. Caterer, June, 1902.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

21 5/8 Ă— 15 3/4 in.
Title
Some maps and plans, chiefly Spanish
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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