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Virginiae item et Floridae Americae provinciarum, nova descriptio.

Image ID: 434008

Virginiae item et Floridae Americae provinciarum, nova descriptio. ([1606?])

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Image Title

:  Virginiae item et Floridae Americae provinciarum, nova descriptio.


: Hondius, Jodocus, 1563-1612 -- Cartographer

Additional Name(s)

: Mercator, Gerhard, 1512-1594  -- Geographer (not in Relator list)

Published Date

: [1606?]

Item Physical Description

: 1 map ; 33 x 47 cm.


: First appeared in Gerhard Mercator's atlas brought out by Jodocus Hondius beginning in 1606. Note 2.) Includes notes, ill., and cartouche with a view of a Florida Indian village on the left, and a Virginia Indian village on the right. Note 3.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 4.) Relief shown pictorially. Note 5.) This variant lacks text on verso.

Standard Reference

: Burden, P.D. Mapping of America, 151; Variant of Cumming, W. P. Southeast in early maps, 26


: Maps of North America. / Countries / United States (except New York) / Parts


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / The Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 01-5090 [Filed with Virginia, 1638, as originally cataloged in NYPL Dictionary Catalog of the Map Division]

Digital ID

: 434008

Record ID

: 252861

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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