Terra de Lavoratore


Terra de Lavoratore

Item Information

Title:
Terra de Lavoratore
Creator:
Bordon, Benedetto, 1450-1530
Date:
[1528?]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Phillips Academy Andover
Collection (local):
Sidney R. Knafel Map Collection at Phillips Academy, Andover MA
Subjects:
North America--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
North America (area)
Publisher:
[Venice] : [Bordon]
Notes (citation):
Suarez, T. Shedding the veil, 18
Phillips, P. List of geographical atlases, 162
Notes:
Shows North America, labeled "Terra de Lavoratore" [i.e. Labrador]. Includes the Azores, the fictitious island of Brasil and Asmaide, and a passage to the Pacific Ocean labeled "Stretto pte del mondo novo."
Map and descriptive text on a leaf from Bordon's Isolario.
Relief shown pictorially.
At top of page: Libro.
At top of page on verso: Primo, VI.
Text and map of Scandinavia on verso.
Appears in: Bordon, Benedetto, 1450-1530. Libro di Benedetto Bordone
Extent:
1 map : col. ; 8 x 14 cm., on sheet 29 x 19 cm.
Scale:
Not drawn to scale.
Language:
English
Identifier:
1407
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