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Virginiae Item et Floridae Americae Provinciarum, Nova Descriptio

Hondius, Jodocus; Hondius, Hendrik; Jansson, Jan; Mercator, Gerhard
Map; Online
[Amsterdam : Printed by H. Hondius and J. Johnson, 1636]
Text of the map in Latin; text on verso in English
Cartographic Info
Scale [ca. 1:3,000,000] (W 82⁰--W 75⁰/N 38⁰--N 30⁰).
1 map : hand col. ; 35 x 49 cm.
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Map by Hondius, from an English edition of Mercator's Atlas, with text on verso for "The description of Florida," p. 441 and 442. Signature: 9.S. ; catchword: 40 yeares.
  • Includes notes, ill., and cartouche with a view of a Florida Indian village on the left, and a Virginia Indian village on the right. Cartographic details recorded in a strapwork box at lower right.
Cited in
Burden, P.D. Mapping of North America, 151
Koeman, C. Atlantes Neerlandici, II, p. 373.
Variant of Cumming, W.P. Southeast in early maps, 26
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Area Table 75 1606 Hondius 1636