Nova Hispania, Nova Galacia, Gvatimala

Material Information

Nova Hispania, Nova Galacia, Gvatimala
Portion of title:
Nova Hispania, Nova Galacia, Guatimala
Gerritsz., Hessel, approximately 1581-1632 ( cartographer,|engraver )
Laet, Joannes de, 1581-1649
Officina Elzeviriana ( publisher )
[Latin edition]
Physical Description:
1 map : ; 28 x 36 cm
Scale approximately 1:10,000,000


Subjects / Keywords:
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- New Spain ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Mexico ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Central America ( lcsh )
New Spain ( fast )
Central America ( fast )
Mexico ( fast )
Early maps. ( fast )
Early maps. ( lcgft )
Early works. ( fast )
Maps. ( fast )
single map ( marcgt )
Early maps ( fast )
Early maps ( lcgft )
Early works ( fast )
Maps ( fast )
30 x -107, 7 x -107, 7 x -86, 30 x -86 ( Map Coverage )


Burden, Philip D. The Mapping of North America,
Additional Physical Form:
Print version record.
System Details:
System requirements: Internet connectivity; Web browser software.
General Note:
Copper engraving.
General Note:
Relief shown pictorially.
General Note:
Shows Mexico, Central America and extends northwards into Texas and along the coast of the Gulf of Mexico. Shows the Rio Grande as the "R. de Palmas" and "B. del Spiritu Santo" possibly representing the Mississippi River.
General Note:
Title in decorative rectangle cartouche with scale bars.
General Note:
Maps are the work of Hessel Gerritsz, cartographer for the Dutch East India Company--(cf. Burden).
General Note:
Three scale bars in decorative border, "Anglica millar", "Hispanie leucae" and "Germanica millar" at lower left, beneath the title cartouche.
General Note:
Geographic coordinates estimated and converted to Greenwich.
General Note:
First published in 1625 in "Nieuwe Wereldt ofte Beschrijvinghe van West-Indien". Later published in 1630 in "Beschrijvinghe van West-Indien" (Dutch text), and in 1640 in "L'Histoire du Monde" (French text)--(cf. Burden).
General Note:
Imprint and publishing information from Phillips.
General Note:
From: Joannes de Laet's Novus orbis, seu, descriptionis Indiae Occidentalis. Lugd. Batav. [Leiden]: apud Elzevirios, 1633. Latin edition of Nievve wereldt, ofte, Beschrijvinghe van West Indien.

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Resource Identifier:
on10043 ( NOTIS )
1004377170 ( OCLC )
035377445 ( ALEPH )
G3292.N4 1633 .G4 ( lcc )

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