Group Title: Africae described, the manners of their habits, and buildings : newly done into English
Title: Africae described, the manners of their habits, and buildings
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 Material Information
Title: Africae described, the manners of their habits, and buildings newly done into English
Physical Description: 1 map : ; 38 x 50 cm.
Language: Latin
Creator: Speed, John, 1552?-1629
Donor: Madelyn M. Lockhart Library Endowment Fund in African Studies ( endowment )
Publisher: G. Humble
Publication Date: 1631
 Subjects
Genre: single map   ( marcgt )
Polygon: 35.993416 x -20.039063, 35.993416 x 52.03125, -37.337553 x 52.03125, -37.337553 x -20.039063 ( Map Coverage )
 Notes
Statement of Responsibility: by L.S. published at the charges of G. Humble Ano 1626, Abraham Goos sculpit.
General Note: 1st state of the 2nd Humble edition. "Text on verso begins with a "capital 'A'" on a floral background with a Crown of Tudor Rose." (Tooley, p. 113).
General Note: Two side borders contain ten figures of Africans considered typical by English.
General Note: Top panel contains eight city views.
General Note: English text of Africa on verso.
General Note: First map of the Continent of Africa in English.
General Note: Map engraved by Abraham Goos.
General Note: Norwich Map #30.
General Note: Copperplate engraving.
General Note: Handcolor.
General Note: From John Speed's Prospect of the World. The first general atlas produced in Great Britain.
General Note: This bibliographic record represents 500,000th map added to the Map & Imagery Library.
Funding: Funded in part by the University of Florida, the Florida Heritage Project of the State University Libraries of Florida, the Institute for Museum and Library Services.
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: UF00048897
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved, Board of Trustees of the University of Florida.
Resource Identifier: aleph - 003417474

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