Americae descrip.



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Americae descrip.
Varying Form of Title
Caption above map: Hondius his map of America
Title at top of page: Chap. 1. How farre America hath bin discovered. Nature of the Loadstone.
Item Description
[London : William Stansby for Henrie Fetherstone, 1626?]
1 map : hand col. ; 14 x 19 cm.
Relief shown pictorially.
Title in strapwork cartouche.
Heading on verso: American seas: Spanish course and customes in those navigations. Lib. V.
Descriptive text on verso in English.
On pp. 857 and 858.
From Purchas his pilgrimes.
Matches Burden's description.
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Scale [ca. 1:100,000,000] (W 195°--W 15°/N 60°--S 60°).
Coded Cartographic Mathematical Data
a 100000000 W1950000 W0150000 N0600000 S0600000
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Gift of Tom Beauvais, 2010.
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