Material Information

Alternate title:
A Prospect of the Most Famous Parts of the World
Speed, John, 1552?-1629
Bassett, Thomas
Chiswell, Richard
Place of Publication:
Are to be sold by Tho. Basset... and Ric. Chiswell...
Publication Date:
Physical Description:
1 map : hand col. ; 37 x 51 cm.
Scale <ca. 1:1,400,000>


Subjects / Keywords:
Maps -- Palestine -- Early works to 1800 ( lcsh )
Geography -- Early works to 1800 -- Maps -- Bible ( lcsh )
Early Maps -- Palestine -- 1651 ( local )
Early Maps -- Bible -- Geography -- 1651 ( local )
Early maps -- Palestine -- 1651 ( local )
Geography -- Early maps -- Bible -- 1651 ( local )
single map ( marcgt )
indexed ( marcgt )
33.8333333333333 x 31.3333333333333, 29.1666666666667 x 31.3333333333333, 29.1666666666667 x 38.6666666666667, 33.8333333333333 x 38.6666666666667 ( Map Coverage )


General Note:
Prime meridian: Corvo.
General Note:
The date of publication was changed by hand from 1611 to 1651. The UF copy is from the reprinted edition of 1676.
General Note:
Includes inset of Jerusalem and index to locations of biblical events.
General Note:
Pages 55-56 of text, "The Description of Palestine," on verso.
General Note:
From the Holy Land Map Collection donated by Dr. James and Adina Simmons in memory of their parents.
General Note:
Laor#737; Nebenzahl #39.
General Note:
Relief shown pictorially.
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.
Statement of Responsibility:
begun by Mr. John More, continued and finished by John Speede.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Holding Location:
George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
Rights Management:
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Resource Identifier:
028680255 ( ALEPH )
15286756 ( OCLC )
ALT1496 ( NOTIS )

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