KAART VAN HET MIDDELSTE DEEL van AMERICA.

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Description

Type of resource cartographic
Extent 15.1 x 27.1 cm., 15.3 x 28.4 cm. including border.
Place [Gravenhage]
Date created [1698]
Map data [ca. 1:33,500,000]. ; W 92°15ʹ --W 77°10ʹ/N 18°30ʹ --N 7°10ʹ

Creators/Contributors

Creator Moll, Herman, -1732

Subjects

Subject California as an island > Maps
Genre Map
Genre Digital maps
Genre Early maps

Bibliographic information

Publications Issued in his: Nieuwe reystogt rondom de werreld, [several volumes bound together] / In’t Engelsch beschreeven door William Dampier, en daarupt bertaald door W. Sewel. -- In’s Gravenhage : by Abraham de Hondt, 1698. [date for first section]. Final section dated 1715. Includes map showing Pacific tradewinds entitled: Een Schets van de Algemene PASSAAD WINDEN in de groote ZUYD ZEE. No. 2, 2.Deel.P.205. Lower part of California is shown. Map seems to be copied by Bellin/Cosmant/Schley in 1747.
References Sabin 18373.
Note Lower portion of California is shown and labeled CALIFORNIA I. Shape of California is unusual, with wide central area coming to a point at the south. Includes region of Amazon River northward to Maryland. Inset map: The Isles of CAPE VERD (top right).
State 2 In Dutch, with title: KAART VAN HET MIDDELSTE DEEL van AMERICA. California unchanged. Title cartouche of simple box (top left). Inset map entitled: de Eylanden van CAPO VERDE (top right). Page 20 (to left of inset map).
Statement of responsibility [Herman Moll].
Post publication map number 519
Post publication map number with latest state information 519-02
Location https://purl.stanford.edu/sy235fy7947

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The Glen McLaughlin Map Collection of California as an Island

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