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Nova Virginiae tabula

Hondius, Hendrik,
Format
Online; Map
Description
1 map : hand col. ; 38 x 49 cm.
Mathematical info
Scale [ca. 1:300,000].
Published
Amstelodami : Ex officina Henrici Hondii, [1650?]
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."
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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.
Cited in
Verner, C. Smith's Virginia and its derivatives (In Tooley's Mapping of America), p. 165-166.
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.
Language
Dutch text on verso.
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