Title: Paradisus
Full Citation
Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00003787/00001
 Material Information
Title: Paradisus
Alternate Title: Hondius Atlas Minor
Physical Description: 1 map : ; 15 x 19 cm.
Scale: Scale .
Language: Latin
Creator: Mercator, Gerhard, 1512-1594
Publisher: Hondius
Place of Publication: Amsterdam
Publication Date: 1607
Subject: Bible -- Geography -- Maps -- Early works to 1800   ( lcsh )
Eden   ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Palestine   ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Middle East   ( lcsh )
Early Maps -- Middle East -- 1607   ( local )
Early maps -- Bible -- Geography -- 1607   ( local )
Early maps -- Palestine -- 1607   ( local )
Early maps -- Palestine -- 1607   ( local )
Geography -- Early maps -- Bible -- 1607   ( local )
Early maps -- Middle East -- 1607   ( local )
Genre: single map   ( marcgt )
General Note: This map of the entire Middle East locates the site of Paradise near Babylon between four rivers.
General Note: At center bottom is a vignette of Adam and Eve under the apple tree.
General Note: The Latin text on verso: "Itinera deserti" is related to a different map of the Exodus.
General Note: In 1604, the copperplates for Mercator's Atlas were sold to Hondius. The Atlas was so popular that Hondius produced it in a smaller and cheaper format called Atlas Minor, of which he and his successors published 25 editions between 1607 and 1738.
General Note: From the Holy Land Map Collection donated by Dr. James and Adina Simmons in memory of their parents.
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: UF00003787
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 - 002327580
notis - ALT1196
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