Isola Spagnola nova.


Map shows island of Hispaniola with relief shown pictorially. No scale indicated.

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1 map : 18 x 23 cm.

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Ptolemy, 2nd cent. 1561.


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Map shows island of Hispaniola with relief shown pictorially. No scale indicated.

Physical Description

1 map : 18 x 23 cm.


On verso: Hispaniolæ Insvlæ noua Tabula, 64, and text in Latin.

Plate [62] from: La geografia di Claudio Tolomeo Alessandrino / Ptolemy. Venetia : Appresso Vincenzo Valgrisi, 1561.

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

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  • 1561

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Ptolemy, 2nd cent. Isola Spagnola nova., map, 1561; [Venetia]. ( accessed January 17, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History,; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.