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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.
Format
Online; Map
Description
1 map : col. ; 48 x 57 cm.
Mathematical info
Scale [ca. 1:21,000,000].
Published
[Amsterdam : s.n., ca. 1690]
Notes
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.
Cited in
Burden, Mapping of North America, v. 2, p. 90, no. 465, state 7.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS. Imperfect: slight loss of text at lower corners; margins closely trimmed; soiled; stained linen backing.
Language
Text in Latin.
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