Novi Belgii Novæque Angliæ nec non partis Virginiæ tabula : multis in locis emendata [map] / per Nicolaum Visscher nunc apud Petr. Schenk Iun.

Author
Visscher, Nicolaes, 1649-1702 [Browse]
Format
Map
Language
Latin
Published/​Created
[Amsterdam? : s.n., ca. 1729]
Description
  • Scale [ca. 1:2,200,000]. (W 79°00ʹ00ʺ--W 68°40ʹ00ʺ/N 46°51ʹ00ʺ--N 37°00ʹ00ʺ).
  • 1 map : hand col. ; 46 x 55 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Former owner
Library of Congress genre(s)
Getty AAT genre
Notes
  • Covers New England and Middle Atlantic region southward to Hampton Roads.
  • Shows colony names, colonial town names, and names of Amerindian tribes.
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Meridians numbered 297 to 312 from west to east.
  • Differs from other issue in having different areas indicated by hand coloring.
  • Includes view of "Nieuw Amsterdam op t'eylant Manhattans", ill. of Amerindian figures in cartouche, ill. of Amerindian settlements (stockades) and animals in map area, and coat-of-arms.
  • Date of publication from Burden.
Provenance
Historic Maps copy is from the estate of N. B. Fox, Princeton Class of 1899.
References
  • Stokes, Iconography p. 147 (vol. 1) [lists dates as 1651-55].
  • Map collectors circle #24
  • Phillips 465
  • Burden, P. Mapping of North America 315 (state 5)
Other title(s)
Novi Belgii Novaeque Angliae nec non partis Virginiae tabula
Inset title
  • Nieuw Amsterdam op t'eylant Manhattans
LCCN
2001621332
OCLC
48681654
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