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New England: The Most Remarqueable Parts Thus Named by the High and Mighty Prince Charles, Nowe King of Great Britaine
observed and described by Captayn John Smith
- Map; Online
- 1 map : b&w ; 30 x 36 cm.
- Cartographic Info
- Scale [ca. 1:1,110,000]
- London : Printed by Iames Reeue, [ca. 1635]
- Bust of John Smith left upper corner, with inscription underneath: "These are the Lines that shew thy Face; but those that shew thy Grace and Glory, brighter bee:..."
- According to Burden, this variant is state 9, issued 1635 or later, as part of Historia Mundi.
- Simon Passaeus Sculpsit.
- Council of New England arms in center of map.
- School of fish off Cape Cod, River Charles extended to west edge of map.
- Text below compass rose: "He that desyres to know more of the Estate of new England lett him read a new Book of the prospecte of new England...
- Local Notes
- SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Imperfect: Map is torn below the cartouch, with some loss of text. Tracy W. McGregor Library, American History Collection.
- Cited in
- Burden, P.D., Mapping of North America 1511-1670, no. 187, p. 226-228.
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