Americae sive novi orbis, nova descriptio.

Creator:
Münster, Sebastian, 1489-1552
Published/Created:
[Basel :
s.n.,
1588?]
Physical Description:
1 map ; 29.2 x 34.3 cm.
Notes:
Appeared in Münster's Cosmographia.
Covers also the Pacific including New Guinea and Antarctica, i.e. Meridies terra del fuego.
In the right-hand panel of text surmounting the map, the words Nova Francia appear in italic text rather than roman and the last word in the second line is Spanien.
On verso: America, die newe Welt/ oder Inseln/ so hinder His-pania gegen Orient / bey dem Landt Indie gelegen. XXVI.
Relief shown pictorially.
Sheet measures 33.4 x 39.3 cm. Cross Collection no. 113.
Text in German; place names in Latin or Spanish.
Title at top: Die newen Inseln/ so hinder Hispania gegen Orient/ bey dem Landt Indie gelegen.
Variant Titles:
America, die newe Welt oder Inseln so hinder Hispania gegen Orient bey dem Landt Indie gelegen
Newen Inseln so hinder Hispaniam gegen Orient bey dem Landt Indie gelegen
Topics:
America--Maps--Early works to 1800
Pacific Ocean--Maps--Early works to 1800
Western Hemisphere--Maps--Early works to 1800
Topics:
Münster, Sebastian, 1489-1552. Cosmographia
Language:
German
Latin
Spanish; Castilian
Scale:
Scale not given.
Coordinates:
a
Genre:
Maps
Format:
Map
Content Type:
Maps, Atlases & Globes
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement
Access Restrictions:
Public
Call Number:
70 1588
Folder:
BRBL_00685
Orbis Record:
8278115
Orbis Barcode:
39002088586806
Yale Collection:
Beinecke Library
Digital Collection:
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
oid pointer:
15825883
Citation:
Burden, P.D. Mapping of North America, 67
Extent of digitization:
Complete work digitized.
OID:
15825247
PID:
digcoll:4384019

Number of Pages: 2
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