Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali cum terris adiacentibus


Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali cum terris adiacentibus

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Title:
Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali cum terris adiacentibus
Title (alt.):
Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali cum terris adjacentibus
Insvlae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali cum terris adiacentibus
Creator:
Jansson, Jan, 1588-1664
Creator:
Hondius, Hendrik, 1597-1651
Creator:
Mercator, Gerhard, 1512-1594
Date:
[1638]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
Coasts--North America--Maps--Early works to 1800
Coasts--South America--Maps--Early works to 1800
Caribbean Area--Maps--Early works to 1800
West Indies--Maps--Early works to 1800
Mexico, Gulf of--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
North America (area)
Mexico, Gulf of
West Indies
Caribbean Sea
Publisher:
Amstelodami : Apud Ioannem Ianssonium
Notes:
Show southeast coast of North America from Virginia to north coast of South America to east of Trinidad, west coast of Central America, West Indies.
Includes embellished title cartouche, scale and ill. of ships at sea.
Includes scales in milliaria germanica and leucae hispanicae.
Text in Latin on verso with running title "Hispaniola & Cuba, caption title "Insulae Americae praecipuae sunt Hispaniola et Cuba," and signature "Vuuu."
From Jansonius's and Hondius's Atlas novus ... Amstelodami : Apud Ionnem Ianssonium & Henricum Hondium, 1638.
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Extent:
1 map : hand col. ; 37 x 49 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:10,200,000]
Language:
Latin
Identifier:
06_01_008670
Call #:
G1007 .A75 1638
Barcode:
30000003826596
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