AMERICÆ Descriptio Nova.

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Type of resource cartographic
Extent 1 map ; hand col.; 34.2 x 41.3 cm.; 34.2 x41.8 cm. including border.
Date created 1663
Map data [ca. 1:45,000,000]. ; W 160° --E 20°/N 90° --S 90°

Creators/Contributors

Creator Seile, Anne, -1678

Subjects

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

Bibliographic information

Note Based on Speed's map of 1626.
State 2 1663, issued by his widow, Anae Seile, with some change to location of place names (Entry 35). Changed title: AMERICÆ Nova descriptio Impensis ANÆ SEILE. Engraved by: Rob. Vaughn sculp (lower right). Cape Mendocino is now placed below the island of St. Clement and C Martin inserted between C de St. Sebastian and Po S Fra Drake. I Hatorash is omitted on the east coast
Statement of responsibility Impensis ANÆ SEILE.
References Wagner 368; Tooley 11, 12, & 13; Leighly 24 (Plate VIII); Burden 308 (Plate 308) & 379 (Plate 379); UCB; Wheat 55
Original McLaughlin Book Number (1995 edition) 35
Updated McLaughlin Book Number 13
Updated McLaughlin book number with latest state information 13-02
Location https://purl.stanford.edu/yv819qm8049

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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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