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The original chart of the discovery of Tasmania by Isaac Gilsemans [cartographic material]
Bib ID 4228357
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Gilsemans, Isaac, approximately 1606-approximately 1646
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale [ca. 1:1,950,000] (E 144°50'--E 148°50'/S 39°00'--S 44°00') 
Description The Hague : Martinus Nijhoff, [1925-1933] 
1 map ; 45.5 x 35.4 cm., on sheet 77.9 x 55.7 cm. 
Notes

Reproduction of map showing south coast of Tasmania discovered by Abel Tasman.

Oriented with north to right.

Title from commentary accompanying volume.

At foot of map: Issac Gilsemans, Original chart of the discovery of Tasmania, 24 Nov. to 5 Dec 1642.

"December A° 1642"--Commentary.

Plate 97 Vol. IV: Monumenta cartographica / edited by F.C. Wieder. The Hague : Martinus Nijhoff, 1925-1933.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-1101416216

Original map held: "Vienna, National Library, Atlas Stosch, 313, 1."

In Dutch.

Subjects Tasman, Abel Janszoon, 1603?-1659 -- Travel -- Tasmania -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  Tasmania -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Time Coverage 1642 
Other authors/contributors Wieder, F. C. (Frederik Caspar), 1874-1943  |  Martinus Nijhoff Publishers
Also Titled

Original chart of the discovery of Tasmania, 24 Nov. to 5 Dec 1642

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