De gelegentheyt van t'paradys ende t'landt Canaan, mitsgaders de eerst bewoonde landen : der patriarchen, uyt de H. Schrifture en verseheyden auctoren by een gestelt

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Type of resource cartographic
Form computer; online resource
Extent 1 map : hand colored copper engraving ; 31 x 48 cm
Place Netherlands
Place [Amsterdam]
Publisher [publisher not identified]
Publication date 1649; 1649
Issuance monographic
Language Dutch
Map data Scale not determined ; E 28°48'00"--E 49°10'00"/N 38°08'00"--N 29°09'00").In decimal degrees: (E 028.80--E 049.17/N 038.13--N 029.15).


Cartographer Visscher, Claes Jansz., 1586 or 1587-1652


Subject Bible Genesis > Maps > Early works to 1800
Subject Eden > Maps > Early works to 1800
Subject Christianity > Palestine > Maps > Early works to 1800
Subject Palestine > Maps > Early works to 1800
Genre Map
Genre Cartographic image-cri
Genre Maps
Genre Early maps.

Bibliographic information

Statement of responsibility door Claes Janss Visscher.
Note Relief shown pictorially.
Note Coordinates approximate and based on Greenwich meridian.
Note 2 bar scales on map given in "Duytsche mylen" and "Uren gaens".
Note 2 pictorial vignettes: [Garden of Eden].
Note Shows topography, drainage, vegetation, boundaries, travel routes, places of historical interest.
Note Features illustrations of a sea monster, ships, and settlements.
Note Decorative cartouche with an illustration of a fisherman.
Note Descriptive text, e.g.: Dese kaerte wert gestelt voor het 3. cap. Genesis.
Location electronic resource

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