Tartaria [map] / Jodocus Hondius lectori salutem.

Author
Hondius, Jodocus, 1563-1612 [Browse]
Format
Map
Language
Latin
Published/​Created
[Amsterdam : Hondius and Iohnson, 1636]
Description
  • (E 27°00ʹ00ʺ--W 141°00ʹ00ʺ/N 82°00ʹ00ʺ--N 26°00ʹ00ʺ).
  • 1 map : hand col. : 32 x 47 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Library of Congress genre
Maps [Browse]
Getty AAT genre
Notes
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Shows cities and trees.
  • Includes Great Wall of China; Corea as an island; early northwest coast of America; vignette illustrations of nomadic tribe, tents and livestock.
  • English text on verso with caption title: The description of Tartaria or the Empire of the Grand Cham ; p. 413-414; signature: 9D.
  • Bar scale: "Milliaria Germanica communia."
  • Decorative cartouches.
  • From: Atlas, or A geographicke description of the regions, countries, and kingdomes of the world ... / translated by Henry Hexham. Amsterdam : Hondius and Iohnson, 1636.
References
Koeman, C. Atlantes neerlandici (New ed.) 8050:1:1A
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