Novissima et accuratissima septentrionalis ac meridionalis Americae : descriptio, multis locis regentibus aucta et correctâe divisa in onnes partes hodiernas.

Description:

Map shows settlements, ports, political divisions for North and South America; extent of North America to eastern and southern portions; California as an island; islands in the Pacific to New Guinea, east across Atlantic to the coast of Africa. Includes decorative title cartouche showing natives and snakes, decorative cartouche showing the victory of the Cross over the Devil surrounds text on America; image of village and battling tribes in "Brasilia," fauna in North America. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:23,000,000].

Creator(s): Wit, Frederik de
Location(s):
Creation Date: [between 1680 and 1688]  
Partner(s):
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection(s):
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
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Creator (Author):
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Fredericum de Witt
Place of Publication: Amsterdam
Date(s):
  • Creation: [between 1680 and 1688]
Coverage:
Place
North America
Place
South America
Era
European Explorers in Texas, 1519-1689
From 1680 to 1688
Description:

Map shows settlements, ports, political divisions for North and South America; extent of North America to eastern and southern portions; California as an island; islands in the Pacific to New Guinea, east across Atlantic to the coast of Africa. Includes decorative title cartouche showing natives and snakes, decorative cartouche showing the victory of the Cross over the Devil surrounds text on America; image of village and battling tribes in "Brasilia," fauna in North America. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:23,000,000].

Physical Description:

1 map : col. ; 49 x 58 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Parallel Title: Brazil and northern South America: a description of the many parts of the Regents increased and amended, divided into parts, the modern ones
Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 110001
  • OCLC: 427373984 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth251713
Resource Type: Map
Format: Image