Canibales Insulae.

Format
Map
Language
  • Latin
  • Spanish
Published/​Created
[Amsterdam] : [Blaeu], [1662]
Description
  • Scale not given (W 66°51ʹ00ʺ--W 59°00ʹ00ʺ/N 18°55ʹ00ʺ--N 9°56ʹ00ʺ).
  • 1 map on 2 leaves ; 42 x 53 mm

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Summary note
Removed from Blaeu's "Atlas Major", Amsterdam, 1662. First Dutch map to focus on the Lesser Antilles.
Notes
  • Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings.
  • Oriented with north toward the right.
  • Title in Latin text, geographic locations in Spanish.
  • On verso: Latin text on pages "101" and "102".
Geographic coverage
Covers the islands between Puerto Rico and Trinidad.
Source acquisition
Princeton copy 1: Gift of Rachel Cooper Baker from the collection of her father, John C. Cooper, Class of 1909 ; 1992.
References
  • Shirley I, 241
  • Koeman I, 199-202
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