Karte von dem Mexicanischen Meerbusen und dem Inseln von America

Material Information

Karte von dem Mexicanischen Meerbusen und dem Inseln von America zur Allgemeinen Historie der Reisen
Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1703-1772 ( cartographer )
Prévost, 1697-1763
Arkstée et Merkus ( publisher )
Place of Publication:
Bey Arkstee und Merkus
Publication Date:
Physical Description:
1 map : ; 27.0 x 37.5 cm, on sheet 30.2 x 39.6 cm
Scale approximately 1:10,800,000 ; MaaÇ-stab. Franzöfische see meilen


Subjects / Keywords:
Voyages and travels -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 ( lcsh )
Voyages and travels ( fast )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Caribbean Area ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- West Indies ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Mexico, Gulf of ( lcsh )
West Indies ( fast )
Gulf of Mexico ( fast )
Caribbean Area ( fast )
Viajes ( qlsp )
Antillas ( qlsp )
Caribbean Area ( qlsp )
early maps ( aat )
Early works. ( fast )
Maps ( aat )
Obras anteriores a 1800 ( qlsp )
Mapas ( qlsp )
Mapas antiguos ( bidex )
32 x -99, 8 x -99, 8 x -59, 32 x -59 ( Map Coverage )


Lowery, 405
LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1684
Sabin, 65406
General Note:
Copper engraving.
General Note:
Relief shown pictorially.
General Note:
Map covers southern United States, eastern Mexico, Central America, northern South America and the West Indies.
General Note:
Shows routes of explorations with dates of major voyages.
General Note:
Title and scale bar in decorative Baroque style cartouche.
General Note:
"No 1"--Top right ; "T. 13 J."--Bottom right.
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Date of publication and publisher from source title page.
General Note:
Geographic coordinates converted to Greenwich.
General Note:
Copied from the original French map published in 1754 in Prevost's Historie général des voyages. With this later version of the map, the route of Ponce de Leon is erroneously marked as "1712".
General Note:
From: Allgemeine Historie der Reisen zu Wasser und Lande / Leipzig : Bey Arkstee und Merkus, 1755, volume 13.
Statement of Responsibility:
von M. Bellin, Ingr. de la Marine.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Holding Location:
Map and Imagery Library, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
Rights Management:
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Resource Identifier:
1004280132 ( OCLC )
35376015 ( ALEPH )
G4390 1754 .B41 ( lcc )

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Allgemeine Historie der Reisen zu Wasser und Lande.