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ACCURATISSIMA BRASILIÆ TABULA.

Hendrik Hondius, 1597-1651, publisher.

Amstelodami : Hendricus Hondius exudit., [1630-1631.]

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  • Title:
    ACCURATISSIMA BRASILIÆ TABULA.
  • Author: Hendrik Hondius, 1597-1651, publisher.
  • Contributor: Jan Jansson 1588-1664, publisher?.;
    George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820, former owner.;
    George IV, King of Great Britain, 1762-1830, donor.
  • Subjects: Brazil -- Maps -- Early works to 1800; Salvador (Brazil) -- Maps -- Early works to 1800; Olinda (Brazil) -- Maps -- Early works to 1800; Early maps;
    Dewey: 912.81
  • Publication Details: Amstelodami : Hendricus Hondius exudit., [1630-1631.]
  • Language: Latin
  • Identifier: System number: 017071833
  • Notes: Blank on verso. Appeared in J. Janssonius' 1630 edition of "Atlantis maioris appendix, sive pars altera" and H. Hondius' 1631 edition. Dated in line with this factor.
    Relief shown pictorially.
    Includes towns, rivers, shoals, forest and mountain ranges.
    Includes engravings of indigenous people, examples of fauna and cannibalistic scenes.
    Oriented with West at the top.
    Includes decorative title, scale and insets cartouches.
    Includes an inset: "Baya de todos os Sanctos", oriented with East at the top.
    Includes an inset: "Villa d'Olinda de Pernambuco", with fortification, rivers and mountains.
    Titled 'Accuratissima Brasiliae Tabula, apud Hondium.' in the Catalogue of Maps, Prints, Drawings, etc., forming the geographical and topographical collection attached to the Library of his late Majesty King George the third, etc., London, 1829.
    Citation/references note: Krogt, van der, P., Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, volume I. New edition, number 75 in 1:202 (page 130), number 80 in 1:203 (page 132), number [9850:1.1] (page 719)
    Citation/references note: British Museum, Catalogue of Maps, Prints, Drawings, etc., forming the geographical and topographical collection attached to the Library of his late Majesty King George the third, etc., London, 1829
  • Physical Description: 1 map : hand coloured ; 36 x 47 cm; Scale approximately 1:7,000,000
  • Copy Note: Ownership: Copy at Maps K.Top.124.53. Part of King George III's Topographical Collection. Donated to the nation by George IV.
  • Shelfmark(s): Cartographic Items Maps K.Top.124.53.
  • UIN: BLL01017071833

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