Nova totius terrarum orbis geographica ac hydrographica tabula.

Description:

Map shows major cities and physical features for Europe, Asia, and Africa, with vague depiction beyond New Guinea for the Eastern Hemisphere; major settlements for South America, Central America, New Spain, and the eastern and southern portions of North America, and a vague depiction of the Pacific Coast, with California as an island, for the Western Hemisphere. Insets: "Julius Cæsar," "Claudius Ptolomeus Ale.," "Iudocus Hondius Flander," and "Gerardus Mercator Flander." Scale not given.

Creator(s): Hondius, Hendrik, b. 1573
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1641  
Partner(s):
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection(s):
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Usage:
Total Uses: 180
Past 30 days: 7
Yesterday: 1
Creator (Author):
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Ioannes Ianssonius
Place of Publication: Amsterdam
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1641
Coverage:
Place
Africa
Place
Asia
Place
Europe
Place
North America
Place
Australia/Oceania
Place
South America
Date
1641  
Description:

Map shows major cities and physical features for Europe, Asia, and Africa, with vague depiction beyond New Guinea for the Eastern Hemisphere; major settlements for South America, Central America, New Spain, and the eastern and southern portions of North America, and a vague depiction of the Pacific Coast, with California as an island, for the Western Hemisphere. Insets: "Julius Cæsar," "Claudius Ptolomeus Ale.," "Iudocus Hondius Flander," and "Gerardus Mercator Flander." Scale not given.

Note:

On verso: Die Ganze Welt ["the whole world," text in German].

Physical Description:

1 map : 2 hemispheres, each 27 cm. in diam., on sheet 50 x 60 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): West Indies
Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 82-338
  • OCLC: 746317637 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth252087
Resource Type: Map
Format: Image