Citation
Cvba

Material Information

Title:
Cvba
Alternate title:
Cuba
Caption title:
Descrittione dell' isola Cvba
Creator:
Porro, Girolamo, 1520-1604 ( cartographer,|engraver )
Galignani de Karera, Simon ( publisher )
Porcacchi, Thomaso, approximately 1530-1585?
Language:
Italian
Physical Description:
1 map : ; 10.3 x 13.9 cm, on sheet 28.4 x 19.7 cm
Scale:
Scale not given.

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Cuba ( lcsh )
Cuba ( fast )
Genre:
Early maps. ( lcgft )
Early maps. ( fast )
Early works. ( fast )
Maps. ( fast )
single map ( marcgt )
Early maps ( lcgft )
Early maps ( fast )
Early works ( fast )
Maps ( fast )
Coordinates:
23.5166666666667 x -85.1666666666667, 17.5333333333333 x -85.1666666666667, 17.5333333333333 x -74.0666666666667, 23.5166666666667 x -74.0666666666667 ( Map Coverage )

Notes

Citation/Reference:
Shirley, R.W. Maps in British atlases,
Citation/Reference:
Phillips,
System Details:
System requirements: Internet connectivity; Web browser software.
General Note:
Copper engraving.
General Note:
Title from decorative cartouche in lower left corner of map.
General Note:
Relief shown pictorially.
General Note:
Includes compass rose, sea monsters and island of Jamaica.
General Note:
Map publishing date determined by matching text and headpiece decoration in atlas editions. Imprint from atlas title page.
General Note:
At head of map: Descrittione del l'Isola Cvba. "172" above decorative headpiece. Text on verso: running text, "Libro Terzo" ; "171".
General Note:
Geographic coordinates derived from a modern map of the area.
General Note:
From: Porcacchi's 4th edition, L'isole piu famose del mondo, descritte da Thomaso Porcacchi ... In Venetia: Appresso Simon Galignani & Girolamo Porro, 1605. Map engraved on page 172.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Rights Management:
This item is presumed to be in the public domain. The University of Florida George A. Smathers Libraries respect the intellectual property rights of others and do not claim any copyright interest in this item. Users of this work have responsibility for determining copyright status prior to reusing, publishing or reproducing this item for purposes other than what is allowed by fair use or other copyright exemptions. Any reuse of this item in excess of fair use or other copyright exemptions may require permission of the copyright holder. The Smathers Libraries would like to learn more about this item and invite individuals or organizations to contact Digital Services (UFDC@uflib.ufl.edu) with any additional information they can provide.
Resource Identifier:
on10552 ( NOTIS )
1055211291 ( OCLC )
36423522 ( ALEPH )
on1055211291
Classification:
G4920 1605 .P6 ( lcc )

Full Text










D ES C R ITTONE

D EL L' I SO L 4

C V B A



TPOPI CO DE C A N C P O
Yd'A&VA
,- .S.8Idlet. .... ........ ... .

4 4*0 pas .i 'l U" .... i. ... ..
S.___ *rl P.
j S

,. -:o .. Li PA Trilh na i
0 0 C: amarc


o(Ji tJ.t(i T p. op .i 0* ....... 7")" "0 .a 'i- T::
C'r DIa sJJ B te v3""h
if' le Ns'^re. iiY I r mr P r o a
ftB a- MN A BAVBA



..... ......ain l_ d.. a i im::as:






"----E -.. ..
C J /
I ,: M I a: A A CA E Cit N












l)a: da Ponente la terra di ucatan, &: della nuoua Spa-
gna,^ che fon prouincie di terra ferma : da Mezogiorno
ha la punta di San Michele, part pii Ocdcidentale & vlti-
ma della Spagnuola: & oltra quefta rlfola di Iamaica,
& l'Ifole de' Lagarti: &da Tramontana ha rIfole de' Lucai, & di Bimini,
& la prouincia, che viep chiamata Florida. Nell'cftrema parte dellIfola ver
fo L( uante e vna punta, detta di Maici: la qual uiene fltare in x x. gradi &
wnezo dall'Equinottiale: & dirimpettoquafi a quefta verfo Ponente ve n'ha
in'altra ncl fine, detta di-Sa-nto Antonio,che flt in xx I. grado & mezo:ma da
"/i, n- ontana la punta di Iucanana in xx i .gradi & mezo, & da Mezodi fo-
no i Giardini della Reina con certe Ifbolktte, & con molte pericolofe feccagne:
&quc-