Insvlae Americanae in oceano septentrionali, cum terris adiacentibus

Material Information

Insvlae Americanae in oceano septentrionali, cum terris adiacentibus
Alternate title:
Insulae Americanae in oceano septentrionali
Valck, G ( Gerard ), 1651 or 1652-1726 ( engraver )
Jansson, Jan, 1588-1664
Schenk, Peter, 1660-1718 or 1719 ( publisher )
[State 2].
Physical Description:
1 map : hand colored ; 37.5 x 51.4 cm, on sheet 53.0 x 64.0 cm
Scale approximately 1:10,000,000 ; Miliaria Germanica ; Leucae Hispanicae


Subjects / Keywords:
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- West Indies ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Caribbean Area ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- North America ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Central America ( lcsh )
Caribbean Area ( fast )
Central America ( fast )
North America ( fast )
West Indies ( fast )
Early maps. ( fast )
Early works. ( fast )
Maps. ( fast )
Portolan charts. ( fast )
Early maps. ( lcgft )
Portolan charts. ( lcgft )
single map ( marcgt )
Early maps ( fast )
Early works ( fast )
Maps ( fast )
Portolan charts ( fast )
Early maps ( lcgft )
Portolan charts ( lcgft )
38 x -99, 6 x -99, 6 x -58, 38 x -58 ( Map Coverage )


Burden, P.D. Mapping of North America,
Moreland & Bannister,
Tooley. Dictionary of mapmakers,
System Details:
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General Note:
Copper engraving.
General Note:
Title in decorative cartouche with putti, various animals including lizards, snakes, bats and a turtle.
General Note:
Maritime map of the North Atlantic centered on the Gulf of Mexico, the Florida peninsula and islands of the Caribbean including Central America, east coast of North America and the north coast of South America.
General Note:
Map is embellished with three compass roses, five ships, rhumb lines, and includes two decorative scale bars flanked by putti with measuring tools.
General Note:
Valk and Schenk acquired plates from Jansson's Atlas Novus around 1694 and issued this map separately. The publisher's added their imprint to Jansson's map of 1636 and added grid lines. This map is considered to be state 2.--(Moreland & Bannister, Burden).
General Note:
Geographic coordinates converted to Greenwich.

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University of Florida
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Resource Identifier:
on10556 ( NOTIS )
1055675266 ( OCLC )
36426265 ( ALEPH )
G4900 1694 .V3 ( lcc )