National Library of Australia

<< Previous record  /  Next record >>
Record 85 of 451
You must be logged in to Tag Records
Mappe-monde [cartographic material] : dresse sur les observations de Mrs. de l'Academie Royale des Sciences et quelque autres et sur les memoires les plus recens / par M. Sanson
Bib ID 587690
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Sanson, Nicolas, 1600-1667
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale [ca. 1:80 000 000]. 
Description Amsterdam : Pierre Mortier, avec privilege, [172-?] 
1 map : col. ; 2 hemispheres, each 32.3 cm. diam. on sheet 50 x 65 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; Map NK1557

Notes

A double-hemispherical map of the world, with hemispherical map insets based on N.& S. Poles, and Antipodes de Paris in each corner. Relief shown pictorially. Australia joined to New Guinea, East coast and New Zealand not shown.

Elaborately decorated cartouches for title and publisher ; seascape at base, banner [Nova Orbis tabula Burgundie Ducis] and coat-of-arms attached to title cartouche at head.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-230593282

Rex Nan Kivell Collection Map NK 1557.

Subjects World maps -- Early works to 1800.
Time Coverage 1680, 1725 
Other authors/contributors Mortier, Pierre, 1661-1711  |  Academie des sciences (France)

In the Library

Request this item to view in the Library's reading rooms using your library card. To learn more about how to request items watch this short online video Help Video.

Order a copy

- Copyright or permission restrictions may apply. We will contact you if necessary.

Help Video To learn more about Copies Direct watch this short online video Help Video.
close Can I borrow items from the Library?

You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

You can view this on the NLA website.

close What can I get online?

You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

You can view this on the NLA website.

close Can I get copies of items from the Library?

You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

You can view this on the NLA website.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Flags
Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other First Nations people are advised that this catalogue contains names, recordings and images of deceased people and other content that may be culturally sensitive. Please also be aware that you may see certain words or descriptions in this catalogue which reflect the author’s attitude or that of the period in which the item was created and may now be considered offensive.