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subject : South America--Maps--Early works to 1800
map
Prime meridian: London; Pictorial relief. Shows boundaries, mines, etc.
Seale, Richard William. (creator)
[1745]
map
Relief shown pictorially.; Prime meridian: Ferro; Ornamental cartouche on left side includes the dedication: "To the worshipfull John Jeffreys of Lywell in Brecknockshire and of the Citty of London Engl this mapp is humbly dedicated by Richard Blome"; Illustrations include wild animals in South America, various types of ships, ans sea creatures.
s.n (publisher)
Sanson, Nicolas, 1600-1667. (creator)
Blome, Richard, d. 1705. (contributor)
1669
map
Prime meridian: Cape Verde; Relief shown pictorially.; Date and source taken from New York Public Library's Digital Gallery.; Based in part on Arnoldus Montanus's De nieuwe en onbekende weereld
Printed by the author (publisher)
Ogilby, John, 1600-1676. (creator)
Montanus, Arnoldus, 1625?-1683. (contributor)
1671]
Image
Prime meridian: London; "Engrav'd by Iohn Senex."; Decorative title cartouche with figures symbolizing the continent, engraved by H. Hulsbergh.; Dedicated to Edmund Halley.; Shows boundaries, ship routes, rivers, forests and principal settlements, with notes.; Relief shown pictorially.
John Senex] (publisher)
Senex, John, d. 1740. (creator)
Senex, John, d. 1740.; Maxwell, John (contributor)
1710
map
"Cum privilegio decennali Ab Ortelius delineab et execuded 1587".; Prime meridian: [Cape Verde]; Decorative corners & title.; Relief shown pictorially.; Map shows Americas, Pacific Ocean and Australia.; Strategically placed cartouche hides the fact that virtually nothing was know of the South Pacific area.; Latin text on verso and number 5
[s.n.] (publisher)
Ortelius, Abraham, 1527-1598. (creator)
1587
map
Prime meridian: [Cape Verde]; Decorative corners & title.; Relief shown pictorially.; Map shows Americas, Pacific Ocean and Australia.; Strategically placed cartouche hides the fact that virtually nothing was know of the South Pacific area.; As identified by Burden, this is State 2 of the 1570 edition. That edition was published with Dutch verse on verso in 1571 and 1573; they being identical.; Dutch text on verso and number 2.
s.n (publisher)
Ortelius, Abraham, 1527-1598. (creator)
1571?]
map
Relief shown pictorially.; Blaeu's map of Venezuela includes 2 decorative cartouches, vignettes of various indigenous animals, a compass rose and rhumb lines, etc.; On verso: Latin text Nova Andaluzia (pages 277, 278)
Guiljelmus Blaeuw (publisher)
Blaeu, Willem Janszoon, 1571-1638. (creator)
Blaeuw, Guiljelmus 1571-1638. (contributor)
1650
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