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Asiae nova descriptio [cartographic material]
Bib ID 3417528
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Ortelius, Abraham, 1527-1598
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale not given. 
Description [Antwerp : Aegidius Coppens Diesth, 1570] 
1 map ; 36.3 x 47.8 cm. 
Notes

Map of Asia from Saudi Arabia, Russia, India, China, Japan to Southeast Asia with Nova Guinea and the north coast of hypothetical Terra Australis. Relief shown pictorially.

Plate 3 from: Theatrum orbis terrarum / Abraham Ortelius. Antwerp : Aegidius Coppens Diesth, 1570.

French text on verso: Asie (p. 3).

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-231202008

In Latin.

Cited In

National Maritime Museum catalogue of the Library, v. 3, p. 147.

Subjects Asia, Central -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  Southeast Asia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  South Asia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  Asia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Time Coverage 1570 
Other authors/contributors Ortelius, Abraham, 1527-1598. Theatrum orbis terrarum  |  Diesth, Aegid. Coppenius (Aegidius Coppenius)

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