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Nova totius terrarum orbis geographica ac hydrographica tabula [cartographic material] = Carte universelle de tout le monde nouvellement dresse sur les relations et nouvelles decouvertes des Anglois Holandois et autres / par M. Tavernier
Bib ID 1846593
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline [cartographic material] = Carte universelle de tout le monde nouvellement dresse sur les relations et nouvelles decouvertes des Anglois Holandois et autres]
Author
Tavernier, Melchior, -1641
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale [ca. 1:60 000 000] 
Description Paris : Chez M. Tavernier Graveur et Imprimeur du Roy pour les Cartes Geographique et autres Tailles Doulces Demeurant en l'Isle du Palais a la Sphere Royalle, 1643 
1 map : col. ; 2 hemispheres each 25 cm. in diam., on sheet 40.3 x 55.0 cm. 
Notes

Double hemispherical world map with relief shown pictorially.

Text in Latin and French.

Includes animal representations of the elements in each corner: Air - Eagle; Fire - Salamander; Earth - Lion, Elephant, Deer... ; Water - Whale. Also includes two celestial circles and two banners showing degrees in French and German miles.

Cartouche title in Western Hemisphere: Carte de l'Amerique.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232279653

Cited In

Shirley, 360.

Subjects World maps -- Early works to 1800.
Time Coverage 1643 
Also Titled

Carte universelle de tout le monde nouvellement dresse sur les relations et nouvelles decouvertes des Anglois Holandois et autres

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