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Source:   America: being the latest, and most accurate description of the Nevv vvorld; containing the original of the inhabitants, ....


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The Gaiety of the ancient Casique.

Image ID: 1505032

The Gaiety of the ancient Casique. (1671)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The Gaiety of the ancient Casique.

Additional Name(s)

: Ogilby, John, 1600-1676 -- Author
Montanus, Arnoldus, 1625?-1683  -- Cartographer

Medium

: Engravings

Specific Material Type

: Maps

Item/Page/Plate

: page [3]17

Notes

: page 217 (Misprint, page should be 317 according to place in book)

Standard Reference

: Sabin 50089

Source

: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases / Atlases / America: being the latest, and most accurate description of the Nevv vvorld; containing the original of the inhabitants, and the remarkable voyages thither. The conquest of the vast empires of Mexico and Peru, and other large provinces and territories, with the several European plantations in those parts. Also their cities, fortresses, towns, temples, mountains, and rivers. Their habits, customs, manners, and religions. Their plants, beasts, birds, and serpents. With an appendix, containing, besides several other considerable additions, a brief survey of what hath been discover'd of the vnknown south-land and the Arctick region. Collected from most authentick authors, augmented with later observations, and adorn'd with maps and sculptures, by John Ogilby ...

Source Description

: 5 p. l., 674, [1] p. illus., 32 pl. (part fold.) 6 port., 19 maps (part fold.) 41.5 cm.

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 97-6451 [LHS 3050, in atlas cases]

Digital ID

: 1505032

Record ID

: 769460

Digital Item Published

: 2-17-2006; updated 1-9-2012

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