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CARTE DE LA TERRE FERME DU PEROU, DU BRESIL ET DU PAYS DE S AMAZONES : Dressée sur les Descriptions de Herrera de Laet, et de PP. d'Acuña, et M. Rodriguéz et sur plusieurs Relations et Observations posterieures / Par Guillaume Del'Isle Premier Geogra'. du Roy de lAcademie Royale des Sciences.

Guillaume de L'Isle, 1675-1726, cartographer.

Paris : Chéz l'Auteur sur le Quai de l'Horloge a lAigle d'Or avec Privilege du Roy pour 20 ans 1703., 1703-[1708.]

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  • Title:
    CARTE DE LA TERRE FERME DU PEROU, DU BRESIL ET DU PAYS DE S AMAZONES : Dressée sur les Descriptions de Herrera de Laet, et de PP. d'Acuña, et M. Rodriguéz et sur plusieurs Relations et Observations posterieures / Par Guillaume Del'Isle Premier Geogra'. du Roy de lAcademie Royale des Sciences.
  • Author: Guillaume de L'Isle, 1675-1726, cartographer.
  • Contributor: Charles Simonneau 1645-1728, engraver.;
    George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820, former owner.;
    George IV, King of Great Britain, 1762-1830, donor.
  • Subjects: Amazon River Valley -- Maps -- Early works to 1800; Brazil -- Maps -- Early works to 1800; Peru -- Maps -- Early works to 1800; South America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800; Early maps;
    Dewey: 912.8
  • Rights: Terms governing use: Restricted: Low resolution downloading and printing only.
    Terms governing use: Public Domain.
    Access restrictions: No restrictions.
  • Publication Details: Paris : Chéz l'Auteur sur le Quai de l'Horloge a lAigle d'Or avec Privilege du Roy pour 20 ans 1703., 1703-[1708.]
  • Language: French
  • Identifier: System number: 018640914
  • Notes: Appeared in G. de L'Isle's "Atlas de geographie", 1703-[1708].
    Catalogued as one record with Maps K.Top.124.4.a. in 1829 catalogue.
    Includes a cartouche engraving note: "C.S. f." [Charles Simonneau fecit].
    Includes a decorative title cartouche.
    Includes cities, rivers, swamps, forests and mountain ranges.
    Relief shown pictorially.
    State with Renard's imprint erased. Dated in line with R.V. Tooley.
    Titled 'Carte de l'Amerique Meridionale, par G. de l'Isle, 1703. en 2 feuilles.' 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: 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
    Citation/references note: Phillips, P.L., A list of geographical atlases in the Library of Congress, volume I, number [48] in entry 533 (page 272)
    Citation/references note: Tooley, R.V., The mapping of America, number 72 (page 26)
  • Physical Description: 1 map : hand coloured ; 47 x 64 cm; Scale approximately 1:9, 000, 000
  • Copy Note: Ownership: Copy at Maps K.Top.124.4.b. Part of King George III's Topographical Collection. Donated to the nation by George IV.
    Copy note: Copy at Maps K.Top.124.4.b.
  • Shelfmark(s): Cartographic Items DRT Digital Store Maps K.Top.124.4.b.
  • UIN: BLL01018640914

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