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Novissima et Accuratissima Septentrionalis Ac Meridionalis Americae: Descriptio, Multis Locis Recntibus Aucta et Correcté Divisa in Omnes Partes Hodiernas

per Fredericum de Witt Amsterdolami
Map; Online
[Amsterdam : s.n., ca. 1690]
Text in Latin
Cartographic Info
Scale [ca. 1:21,000,000].
1 map : col. ; 48 x 57 cm.
  • Shows the Western Hemisphere with national boundaries, cities and rivers.
  • Title from ornamental cartouche.
  • California is shown as an island.
  • Prime meridian: Ferro.
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • "Cum Privilegio D.D. Ordinum Holl. Westfriliegs."
  • Includes note, "America" in ornamental border in upper left corner of map.
  • "F. de Wit excudit." -- Inside margin at lower right.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS. Imperfect: slight loss of text at lower corners; margins closely trimmed; soiled; stained linen backing.
Cited in
Burden, Mapping of North America, v. 2, p. 90, no. 465, state 7.
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  • Access in Virgo Classic
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G3290 1690 .W58