Insula Malta accuratissime delineata, urbibus et fortalitiis

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Description

Type of resource cartographic
Form unmediated; sheet
Extent 1 map : hand colored; 54 x 44.3 cm
Place Netherlands
Place Amsterdam
Publisher Frederick de Wit
Publication date 1689; 1689
Issuance monographic
Language Latin
Map data Scale 1:200,000 ; E 14°10'48"--E 14°34'35"/N 36°05'07"--N 35°47'58"

Creators/Contributors

Associated with Wit, Frederick De, art, print and map seller, publisher and engraver., 1629-1706
Associated with Douillier, J, d.1838

Subjects

Subject Malta > Maps > Early works to 1800
Genre Map
Genre Government publication
Genre Cartographic image
Genre Maps
Genre Aerial views

Bibliographic information

Statement of responsibility expressa Frederico de Wit.
Note Relief shown pictorially.
Note Inset with a plan of Valetta to the lower right with a title cartouche above embellished with arms; numbered key to points of interest in upper right corner; ships throughout the Mediterranean.
Note Legends at the top right indicating city gates, isles, ports ...
Note Figurative illustration of ships. Compass rose.
Note Coordinates approximate and based on Greenwich meridian.
Note Maltese archipelago and North African and Sicilian littoral, with key. Vignettes of multiple sea battles near the coasts of Sicily, Tripoli and Tunis. Insert of Valletta with fortifications. Probably from de Wit’s Atlas Major.
Note Mason and Willis 50. LDOSJ: 1372
Location https://purl.stanford.edu/zr425hy0977

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Use and reproduction
Image from the Glen McLaughlin Map Collection – Maps of Malta 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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Collection

Glen McLaughlin Maps Collection -- Maps of Malta

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