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Americae pars, nunc Virginia dicta : primum ab Anglis inuenta, sumtibus Dn. Walteri Raleigh, Equestris ordinis Viri, Anno Dni. MDLXXXV regni Vero Sereniss. nostrae Reginae Elisabethae XXVII, hujus vero Historia peculiari Libro descripta est, additis etiam Indigenarum Iconibus / autore Ioanne With ; sculptore Theodoro de Bry, qui et. excud.

Image ID: 434979

Americae pars, nunc Virginia dicta : primum ab Anglis inuenta, sumtibus Dn. Walteri Raleigh, Equestris ordinis Viri, Ann... ([1590?])

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:  Americae pars, nunc Virginia dicta : primum ab Anglis inuenta, sumtibus Dn. Walteri Raleigh, Equestris ordinis Viri, Anno Dni. MDLXXXV regni Vero Sereniss. nostrae Reginae Elisabethae XXVII, hujus vero Historia peculiari Libro descripta est, additis etiam Indigenarum Iconibus / autore Ioanne With ; sculptore Theodoro de Bry, qui et. excud.

Additional Name(s)

: Bry, Theodor de, 1528-1598  -- Engraver
White, John, fl. 1585-1593  -- Author

Published Date

: [1590?]

Item Physical Description

: 1 map ; 29 x 40 cm.

Notes

: Appears in Thomas Hariot's A briefe and true report of the new found land of Virginia, 1590. Note 2.) Covers coastal region from Chesapeake Bay to Cape Lookout. Note 3.) Includes ill. Note 4.) John H. Levine Bequest. Note 5.) NYPL copy hand col. Note 6.) Oriented with north to the right. Note 7.) Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Note 8.) Shows Indian villages. Note 9.) Watermark. Note 10.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Standard Reference

: Cumming, W.P. Southeast in early maps, 12; Phillips. Maps of America, p. 977

Source

: John H. Levine Collection

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 97-7398 [Levine]

Digital ID

: 434979

Record ID

: 253611

Digital Item Published

: 2-26-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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