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Nova totius terrarum orbis geographica ac hydrographica tabula [cartographic material] / Autore N.I. Piscator ; Visscher excudebat 1652
Bib ID 595175
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Visscher, Claes Jansz., 1586 or 1587-1652
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale [ca. 1: 100,000,000] 
Description Amsterdam : by Hendrick Doncker, boeckverkooper, en graet-boogh-maecker, in de nieuwe-brug-steegh, in 't stuur-mans gereetschap, 1659 
1 map : col. ; 28.7 x 42.9, on sheet 45.5 x 57.0 cm. 
Partial contents
  • Insets: America septentri onalis
  • Magallanica, Terra Australia incognita.
 
Notes

From: De zee-atlas ofte water-waereld : vertoonende alle de zee-kusten van het bekende deel des aerd-bodems seer dienstigh voor alle schippers en stuurlieden ; mitsgaders koop-lieden om op 't kantoor gebruyckt te werden. Nieuwelijcks aldus uytgegeven / by Hendrick Doncker. Amsterdam : Hendrick Doncker, 1659.

Includes ornate border panels of engraved figures of Roman emperors, views of Rome, Amsterdam, Jerusalem, Tunis, Mexico, Havana, Pernambuco in Brazil, and San Salvador.

Map of the world showing the allegorical figures of the four continents, and north and south polar views. Marco Polo's 'Beach' still shown as part of Magallanica sive Terra Australis Incognita. Relief shown pictorally.

Nicolaus Johannes or Joannis Piscator was Visscher's latinised name.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-230751636

In Dutch.

Subjects World maps -- Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors Doncker, Hendrick, 1626-1699. Zee-atlas ofte water-waereld

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