Quarte partie du monde


Quarte partie du monde

Item Information

Title:
Quarte partie du monde
Title (alt.):
Qvarte partie du monde
Title in Wheat: Nouveau monde descouvert et illustre de nostre temps
Creator:
Thevet, André, 1502-1590
Contributor:
L'Huillier, Pierre
Name on Item:
And. Thevet, cosmographe du roy
Date:
[1575]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Phillips Academy Andover
Collection (local):
Sidney R. Knafel Map Collection at Phillips Academy, Andover MA
Subjects:
America--Maps--Early works to 1800
Western Hemisphere--Maps--Early works to 1800
Pacific Ocean--Maps--Early works to 1800
Publisher:
[Paris] : [P. l'Huilier]
Notes (citation):
Wheat, C.I. Mapping the transmississippi West, 18
Lowery, 61
Suarez, T. Shedding the veil, 32
Notes:
Relief shown pictorially.
Prime meridian: Ferro.
Covers also parts of eastern Asia, New Guinea and Antarctica.
Includes text and ill. of ships, sea monsters, trees, fires and human figures.
From Thevet's Cosmographie universelle, vol. 2 following p. 936.
Extent:
1 map ; 33 x 43 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:52,000,000]
Language:
French
Identifier:
1320
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.