America


America

Item Information

Title:
America
Creator:
Mercator, Gerhard, 1512-1594
Contributor:
Hondius, Jodocus, 1594 or 1595-1629
Date:
[1628]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Phillips Academy Andover
Collection (local):
Sidney R. Knafel Map Collection at Phillips Academy, Andover MA
Subjects:
Western Hemisphere--Maps--Early works to 1800
America--Maps--Early works to 1800
Publisher:
[Amsterodami] : [Henrici Hondij]
Notes (citation):
Koeman-Krogt. Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, 9000:1B and 1:114
Burden, P. Mapping of America, 150
Notes:
Relief shown pictorially.
Appears in Mercator's Atlas sive cosmographicae meditationes de fabrica mundi et fabricati figura. Amsterodami : Henrici Hondij, 1628
On verso: L'Amerique -- p. 689 and 692 -- 8m.
Extent:
1 map : hand col. ; 36 x 48 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:80,000,000]{W 180⁰--W 12⁰/N 70⁰--S 60⁰).
Language:
Latin
Identifier:
1434
Terms of Use:
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