Jefferys & Faden collection  1773-1783
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Additional Descriptive Data

The letters in the Jefferys & Faden collection are published in extenso in the following volume: Pedley, Mary, ed. The Map Trade in the Late Eighteenth Century: Letters to the London Map Sellers Jefferys & Faden. Oxford: Voltaire Foundation, 2000.

Related Materials

The Map Division has many maps by the elder Thomas Jefferys and Jefferys & Faden.

The following map by the elder Thomas Jefferys was acquired with the William Petty, 1st Marquis of Lansdowne, 2nd Earl of Shelburne papers: Jefferys, Thomas. The Island of Hispaniola Called by the French St. Domingo: Subject to France & Spain from the Best Authorities. London: Thomas Jefferys, 1760.

Bibliography

Pedley, Mary, ed. The Map Trade in the Late Eighteenth Century: Letters to the London Map Sellers Jefferys & Faden. Oxford: Voltaire Foundation, 2000.

Pedley, Mary. "Maps, War, and Commerce: Business Correspondence with the London Map Firm of Thomas Jefferys and William Faden." Imago Mundi: The International Journal for the History of Cartography 48 (1996): 161-173.

Worms, Lawrence. "Faden, William (1749-1836)." Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Online edition. Oxford University Press, 2009. DOI: 10.1093/ref:odnb/37406

Worms, Lawrence. "Jefferys, Thomas (c. 1719-1771)." Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Online edition. Oxford University Press, 2008. DOI: 10.1093/ref:odnb/1469