Amerique meridionale divisée en ses principales parties ou sont distingués les vns des autres les estats suivant qu'ils appartiennent présentement aux François, Castillans, Portugais, Hollandois, & c

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Map shows South American political boundaries, ports, coastline detail, inland settlements, areas of Native American habitation. Includes notes. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:16,000,000].

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1 map : col. ; 54 x 86 cm.

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Sanson, Nicolas, 1600-1667. 1685.

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  • Main Title: Amerique meridionale divisée en ses principales parties ou sont distingués les vns des autres les estats suivant qu'ils appartiennent présentement aux François, Castillans, Portugais, Hollandois, & c
  • Parallel Title: South America divided into its main parts, to wit, the Terra Firma, Peru, Chile, Brazil, Paraguay, Earth and Magellanic islands, and are distinguished, each other, the way they are at this time estats possessed by the French, Castilian, Portuguese, Dutch, & co.

Description

Map shows South American political boundaries, ports, coastline detail, inland settlements, areas of Native American habitation. Includes notes. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:16,000,000].

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 54 x 86 cm.

Notes

From the author's Atlas nouveav, 1689.

In upper right margin: "12."

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  • 1685

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Sanson, Nicolas, 1600-1667. Amerique meridionale divisée en ses principales parties ou sont distingués les vns des autres les estats suivant qu'ils appartiennent présentement aux François, Castillans, Portugais, Hollandois, & c, map, 1685; Paris. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth193721/: accessed September 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.