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Nova Virginiae Tabula

Hondius, Hendrik
Format
Map; Online
Published
Amstelodami : Ex officina Henrici Hondii, [1650?]
Language
Dutch text on verso
Cartographic Info
Scale [ca. 1:300,000].
Description
1 map : hand col. ; 38 x 49 cm.
Notes
  • Described as "Derivative 5, State 1" of John Smith's map of Virginia. It was used in all editions of the Mercator-Hondius atlas published after 1633, according to Verner, cited below.
  • Variant 1: Dutch text on verso, with signature Iii, catchword "is" On sheet 44 x 54 cm. Annotated in pencil, "Jansson, 1650."
  • Variant 2: Dutch text on verso, with signature Dd, catchword "riviere." On sheet 50 x 54 cm. Annotated in pencil, "Janson, Amsterdam, 1658."
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Oriented with north to the right.
  • Includes hand col. ill.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: G3880 1633 .H6 1650: Variant 1. Paul Mellon Bequest, May 12, 2000.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: G3880 1633 .H6 1658: Variant 2. Paul Mellon Bequest, May 12, 2000.
Cited in
Verner, C. Smith's Virginia and its derivatives (In Tooley's Mapping of America), p. 165-166.
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G3880 1633 .H6 1650