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Americæ nova descriptio / impensis Anæ Seile ; Rob. Vaughan sculp.

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Americæ nova descriptio / impensis Anæ Seile ; Rob. Vaughan sculp.  [Americae nova descriptio.] (1663)

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Image Title

:  Americæ nova descriptio / impensis Anæ Seile ; Rob. Vaughan sculp.

Alternate Title

: Americae nova descriptio.


: Heylyn, Peter, 1600-1662  -- Cartographer

Additional Name(s)

: Seile, Henricus -- Publisher
Seile, Anne, 1678 -- Publisher

Published Date

: 1663


: Engravings

Specific Material Type

: Maps

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : hand col. ; 34 x 41 cm.


: Relief shown pictorially. Note 2.) A re-engraved version of a map previously published for Henri Seile in 1652 under the title "Americae descriptio nova" and subsequently re-published from the same engraving as the 1652 map for Phillippi Chetwood in 1666. Note 3.) Appears in Peter Heylyn's "Cosmography in four books", 1677. Note 4.) Watermarks. Note 5.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.


: Maps of North and South America / Whole


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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 90-7627

Digital ID

: 1261568

Record ID

: 614563

Digital Item Published

: 3-23-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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