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subject : Caribbean Area--Maps--Early works to 1800.
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V. 2 of the referenced work, including this map, was published in 1685.; Traces Captain Sharp's voyage.
Ringrose, Basil, -1686. (creator)
Exquemelin, A. O. (Alexandre Olivier); Sharpe, Bartholomew, active 1679-1682. (contributor)
[1685]
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Prime meridian: Paris.; Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings.; European possessions shown by colors.; Shows English ownership of Florida.; Appears in Guillaume de l'Isle and the author's Atlas geographique et universel. 1781 [i.e. 1784] v. 2, no. 132.
Chez Dezauche (publisher)
Buache, Philippe, 1700-1773. (creator)
Buache, Jean-Nicolas, 1741-1825.; Popple, Henry, -1743; Dezauche, J. (contributor)
1780
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Relief shown pictorially.; Prime meridian: London.; "Printed for Tho: Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yard and Iohn Bowles at the Black Horse in Cornhill."; "To Wil. Paterson, Esq; this map of the West Indies &c. is most humbly dedicated by Her. Moll, geographer."; Insets: La Vera Cruz.--A draught of ye bay & citty of Havana.--[The bay of Porto Bella]--A draught of St. Augustin and its harbour.--A draught of ye citty of Cartagena its harbour & forts.--The city of Mexico in New Spain.
Printed for Tho. Bowles (publisher)
Moll, Herman, -1732. (creator)
Bowles, Thomas, -1767. (contributor)
[1715?]
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Prime meridian: Greenwich.; Shows southeastern coast of North America, Central America, northern coast of South America, the Caribbean and West Indies.; "Engraved for the Gents. Mag. Aug. 1756."; Shows islands from Virgin Islands to Tobago.; Shows European claims.
Gentleman's Magazine (publisher)
Jefferys, Thomas, -1771. (creator)
1756
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Relief shown pictorially.; Prime meridian: Ferro.
Dunn, Samuel, -1794, (creator)
Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794,; Laurie & Whittle. (contributor)
10 June 1786.
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Scale shown for "Milliaria Germanica, Hispanica, et Gallica. "; State 2, 1682; Relief shown pictorially.; Prime meridian: Ferro.; "72 Islands in America" written on verso.
s.n (publisher)
Visscher, Nicolaes, 1618-1679. (creator)
[1682]
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Prime meridians: Ferro and London.; Relief shown pictorially.; "Engraved for Guthrie's new System of Geography" at top center.; "Published... January 1, 1785 by C. Dilly & G. Robinson, London" at bottom center.; "British Statute Miles 69 to a Degree."; Also shows southern United States, Mexico, Central America, and northern South America.
C. Dilly & G. Robinson (publisher)
Guthrie, William, 1708-1770. (creator)
1785
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Scale calculated from latitude spacing.; Relief shown pictorially.; Shows California as an island.
G. G. de Rossi (publisher)
Sanson, Guillaume (creator)
Rossi, Giovanni Giacomo de, 1627-1691.; Widman, Georgio (contributor)
1677
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Prime meridian: London; Relief shown pictorially.; Includes explanatory notes.; Also shows southern United States, Central America, and northern South America.; "Where may be had just publish'd for the use of the curious as well as students, in one vol: 8 vo., Geography reformed; or, A new system of general geography, according to an accurate analysis of ye science; augmented with several necessary branches omitted by former authors in 4 parts to which is added a copious index, answering ye end of a geographical dictionary."
Printed for E. Cave (publisher)
Bowen, Emanuel, -1767. (creator)
Cave, E. (contributor)
[175-?]
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Shows sailing tracks, currents, shoals, etc.; includes historical notes and ornamental cartouche.; Relief shown pictorially.; "No. 57."; From: A complete system of geography. London : Printed for W. Innys, R. Ware [etc.], 1747.
[Printed for W. Innys, R. Ware] (publisher)
Bowen, Emanuel, -1767. (creator)
Bowen, Emanuel, -1767. (contributor)
[1747]
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Relief shown pictorially.; Prime meridian: London.; Map shows landforms, drainage, cities, prevailing winds, and other landmarks.; Also shows southern United States, Central America, and northern South America.; "Where may be had just publish'd for the use of the curious as well as students, in one vol: 8 vo., Geography reformed; or, A new system of general geography, according to an accurate analysis of ye science; augmented with several necessary branches omitted by former authors in 4 parts to which is added a copious index, answering ye end of a geographical dictionary."--Along bottom margin.; Includes explanatory notes.; Detached from and originally published in: The Gentleman's magazine, v. 10, Jan. 1740, opp. pg. 3.
Printed for E. Cave (publisher)
Bowen, Emanuel, -1767. (creator)
Cave, Edward, 1691-1754, (contributor)
[1740]
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Covers eastern coast of North America from the Chesapeake through the Gulf of Mexico, with east coast of Mexico, Central America and northern coast of South America.; Includes decorative cartouche and ill.
Ogilby, John, 1600-1676. (creator)
1671
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Appears in the author's Theatrum orbis terrarum.; Text on verso in Latin.
[publisher not identified] (publisher)
Blaeu, Willem Janszoon, 1571-1638. (creator)
1635?
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Seligmann's re engraving of Mark Catesby's map. That English version appeared variously in volumes 1 or 2 of The Natural history of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands, published in London 1731-1732.; Prime meridian: London.; Relief shown pictorially.; Depicts the Southeast as far west as the Mississippi River. Colored to show the British possessions in pink, the French in green, and the Spanish in yellow.
[s.n.] (publisher)
Seligmann, Johann Michael, 1720-1762. (creator)
Catesby, Mark, 1683-1749. (contributor)
1755
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Seligmann's re engraving of Mark Catesby's map. That English version appeared variously in volumes 1 or 2 of The Natural history of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands, published in London 1731-1732.; Prime meridian: London.; Relief shown pictorially.; Depicts the Southeast as far west as the Mississippi River. Colored to show the British possessions in pink, the French in green, and the Spanish in yellow.
[s.n.] (publisher)
Seligmann, Johann Michael, 1720-1762. (creator)
Catesby, Mark, 1683-1749. (contributor)
1755
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Relief shown pictorially.; Prime meridian: Ferro.; In upper right margin: Vol. 1.; Watermarks
Published according to Act of Parliamt., Septr. 29th 1777 by W. Strahan and T. Cadell in the Strand (publisher)
Kitchin, Thomas, 1718-1784. (creator)
1777
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Relief shown pictorially.; Text inside ornate cartouche on first map.; Plate no. 8 from Ortelius' Theatrum orbis terrarum.; Verso: (text) "Cvlicana provincia" and "Cvba et Spagniola" and "8"
Christopher Plantin (publisher)
Ortelius, Abraham, 1527-1598. (creator)
Plantin, Christophe, approximately 1520-1589. (contributor)
1584
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Date taken from Espejo reference.; Multiple scales shown. Scale cited is taken from Espejo reference.; Relief shown pictorially.; Illustrations include ships, land and sea life, crops, and people. One person wears a hat and is examining a model ship.; Rhome lines.
Gerard van Keulen (publisher)
Keulen, Gerard van (creator)
Vooght, Claes Janszoon, -1696.; Sikkena, Jan. (contributor)
17uu
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Relief shown pictorially.; Covers area including North America, Central America and the Caribbean Islands.; Shows boundaries, cities and towns, forts, some trails, routes of exploration, and Indian villages and tribal territory.; Appears in the author's Atlante Novissimo (1740-50), v. 2.; Library's copy has upper left corner missing.
Presso Giambatista Albrizzi q. Gir (publisher)
L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726. (creator)
[1750]
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Copper engraving.; Relief represented pictorially.; Shows the West Indies and Florida, portions of what became the southern United States, Central America and northern South America.; Title in ornate strapwork cartouche with cherubs and birds. Decorative flower border around perimeter of map.; Includes coat of arms in top left corner, historical notes, sailing ships, sea monsters and compass rose on the Tropic of Cancer line.; Shows longitude coordinates, latitude coordinates estimated and derived from a modern map of the area. Geographic coordinates converted to Greenwich.; Map is believed to be based on the charts of Girolamo Benzoni, who explored the New World between 1541 and 1556. Florida is derived from the Le Moyne map of 1591. It is one of the earliest maps to detail northern South America and one of the few Caribbean maps of the period. The islands of the West Indies are represented disproportionately large, and the Bahamas with the Islands Bahama and Lucaya are placed too far north.; Scale from source.; Publisher's information from Church catalogue.; Appears in: Americae pars quarta, de Bry's part IV of his Grands Voyages. Editions were published in 1594, 1613 and 1644.
Bry, Theodor de, 1528-1598, (creator)
Benzoni, Girolamo, 1519-; Feyerabend, Johann, 1550-1599, (contributor)
anno M D XCIIII, [1594].
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Relief shown pictorially. Indexed in: McCorkle, Barbara Backus. New England in early printed maps 1513 to 1800 no. 657.2
Chez L'Autheur (publisher)
Sanson, Nicolas, 1600-1667 (creator)
Peyrounin, A. (contributor)
1657
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Publication date is incomplete, showing only "168".; Relief shown pictorially.
Chez H. Jaillot, joignant les Grand Augustins, aux Deux Globes, avec privilege du Roy pour vingt ans (publisher)
Sanson, Nicolas, 1600-1667. (creator)
Jaillot, Alexis Hubert, 1632?-1712,; Cordier, Robert (Engraver) (contributor)
168_
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Title and scales in decorated cartouches.; Shows California as an island.; Relief shown pictorially.; Outline colored.
Chez H. Iaillot joignant les grandes Augustins, aux deux Globes avec privilege du Roy pour Vingt Ans (publisher)
Sanson, Nicolas, 1600-1667. (creator)
Jaillot, Alexis Hubert, 1632?-1712. (contributor)
1696
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Hand colored.; Prime meridian: Paris.; Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings.; European possessions shown by colors.; Shows English ownership of Florida.; Appears in Guillaume de l'Isle and the author's Atlas geographique et universel. 1781 [i.e. 1784] v. 2, no. 132.; Includes text and index.; On verso: [Plate no.] 132.
Buache, Philippe, 1700-1773. (creator)
Buache, Jean-Nicolas, 1741-1825.; Popple, Henry, -1743.; Dezauche, (contributor)
[1780]
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Prime meridian: Paris; Relief shown pictorially.; In bottom left margin: "Tome XII, in 4°, no. 1."; In bottom right margin: "Tome 10, in 8°, page 1."; Shows southern United States, eastern Mexico, Central America, northern South America, and West Indies.; Shows routes of Ponce de Leon in 1512, of Cortes in 1519, and of Hernandez de Cordoba in 1517.
Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1703-1772. (creator)
1754
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Lettered key for major buildings and waterways.; Manuscript "16" on verso.; Table of regional city names.; Relief show pictorially.; Prime meridian: Ferro.; Liebaux sculp.
Chez l'autheur, en l'isle du palais, sur le Quay de l'Orloge (publisher)
Duval, P. (Pierre), 1619-1682. (creator)
Liebaux. (contributor)
1679
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Also shows southeastern coastline of North America, eastern Mexico, Central America, and the northern tip of South America.; Relief shown pictorially.; Prime meridian: London.; Hand-colored.; Title statement surrounded by double circles.; Acquisition record indicates that the map is from a 1772 edition of Town and Country Magazine, London, 1772.
Town and Country Magazine (publisher)
1772
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Relief shown pictorially.; Woodcut.; Shows ships and fish.; Text on verso: Del S. Don Pietro Martire. 36... E 4
n.p (publisher)
Ramusio, Giovanni Battista, 1485-1557. (creator)
Ramusio, Giovanni Battista, 1485-1557. (contributor)
[1565]
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