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Description

Type of resource cartographic
Extent Both hemispheres, each approximately 13 cm diameter.
Place [Amsterdam]
Date created [1700?]
Map data Scale not given ; W 180° --E 180°/N 85° --S 85°

Creators/Contributors

Creator Burnet, Thomas, 1635?-1715

Subjects

Genre Map
Genre Digital maps
Genre Early maps

Bibliographic information

Note Western Hemisphere of azimuthal equal-area projection. No place names except for the label “America” on the continent. Attempt to show the ocean floor in relief. California as an island similar to second Sanson model but with a more angular northwest tip, as by Colom and Doncker.
References Shirley 507; UCB; Ashley Baynton-Williams.
Publications Issued in: Boor-bereidselen tot de bybelsche wysheid, en gebruik der heilige en kerklijke historien ... / by Wilhelmus Goeree. -- Amsterdam, 1700?
State 5 [1700?], both hemispheres (each approximately 13 cm. diameter) with very rough edges; Western Hemisphere at page bottom with text below: “Den Aardkloot van water ontbloot, na twee zijden aante sien.”; and with “909” at top right.
Original McLaughlin book number (1995 edition) with latest state information 77-05
Original McLaughlin Book Number (1995 edition) 77
Location https://purl.stanford.edu/kw406zk5778

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Image from the Glen McLaughlin Map Collection of California as an Island courtesy Stanford University Libraries. This item is in the public domain. There are no restrictions on use. If you have questions, please contact the David Rumsey Map Center at rumseymapcenter@stanford.edu.
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The Glen McLaughlin Map Collection of California as an Island

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