Asia


Asia

Item Information

Title:
Asia : with the islands adioyning described, the atire of the people, & townes of importance, all of them newly augmented
Creator:
Speed, John, 1552?-1629
Creator:
Roger Rea the elder and younger
Name on Item:
by I. S. Ano. Dom. 1626.
Date:
[1662]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
Asia--Maps--Early works to 1800
Publisher:
[London] : Are to be solde by Roger Rea the elder and younger
Notes:
Relief shown pictorially.
Prime meridian: [Ferro].
Text on verso titled The description of Asia; p. 3-4; printer's signature B.
City maps in upper border: Candy -- Goa -- Damascus -- Ierusalem -- Ormus -- Bantam -- Aden -- Macao.
Includes ill. of native peoples in left and right borders.
In the author's A prospect of the most famous parts of the world (London, 1662).
Cataloging, conservation, and digitization made possible in part by The National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.
Extent:
1 map : hand col. ; 35 x 44 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:27,000,000] at equator
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_010225
Call #:
G1015 .S64 1662
Barcode:
30000003245359
Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
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