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Nova Cæsarea : a cartographic record of the Garden State, 1666-1888 : including the first maps, wall maps & county atlases as well as past & current views : commemorating the 350th anniversary of the naming of New Jersey / John Delaney.

Author:
Delaney, John M. (John Macklin) [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Library, 2014.
Description:
x, 367 p. : col. ill., maps, facsims. ; 36 cm.
Series:
  • Princeton University. Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections. Exhibition catalogues ; [More in this series]
  • [Exhibition catalogues - Princeton University Library, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections ; no. 73]
Notes:
  • Companion volume to an exhibition of historic maps and atlases held in the main gallery of Firestone Library, August 16, 2014 to January 25, 2015.
  • "An edition of 1,500 copies... of which 350 were reserved for a special edition bound in cloth, numbered & signed by author & designer, including a separate folder of large facsimiles of the first wall maps of New Jersey's twenty-one counties, with both book and folder housed in a custom slipcase."--Colophon.
  • "Designed & composed by Mark Argetsinger, Holyoke, Massachusetts."--Colophon.
  • Facsimile of "A map of the State of New Jersey" by Thomas Gordon (Trenton, 1828) in pocket at end.
  • Historic Maps copy 2, no. 208 of the special edition, is signed by the author and the designer.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 351-352) and index.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
  • County atlases New Jersey 19th century.
  • Maps New Jersey.
  • State maps New Jersey 19th century,
  • Wall maps New Jersey 19th century.
Other title(s):
Nova Caesarea
ISBN:
  • 9780878110582 (regular ed.)
  • 9780878110575 (special ed.)
OCLC:
881319944
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