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subject : Cuba--Maps--Early works to 1800.
Watermark: GVARRO; Plate mark visible.; Relief shown pictorially.; Scale calculated from distance between latitudes 26° and 27° measured at the center of the map. Latitude scale provided; longitude too inaccurate to estimate.; Shows Florida region, northeastern coastline, Port Royal, Fort Caroline, Cuba, rivers, cities, and other geographical entities.; Unlike other editions, map has a publication statement in the lower left corner: MDXCII; Has ornamental border, coats of arm at top left and right, two sailing ships, a sea monster, and an ornamental compass rose.; Three decorative cartouche enclose the title statement, publication statement and "Scala Leucarum".
Typis Ioanis Wecheli] (publisher)
Le Moyne de Morgues, Jacques, -1588. (creator)
Bry, Theodor de, 1528-1598. (contributor)
Shows southeastern states plus part of Cuba and Bahamas.; Relief shown pictorially.; Watermark
Johannis Bogardi (publisher)
Wytfliet, Corneille. (creator)
Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings.; Shows detail along coast of Florida, the Bahamas, and Cuba; roads, cities and towns, currents, routes of travel, islands, inlets, atolls, and notable physical features.; Includes ships illustrations.; In right upper margin: D.G. 4.
Laurie & Whittle (publisher)
Jefferys, Thomas, -1771. (creator)
Laurie & Whittle. (contributor)
Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings.; Hand colored.
[Dépost des cartes, plans et journaux de la marine] (publisher)
Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1703-1772. (creator)
Choiseul, Etienne-François, duc de, 1719-1785.; France. Dépôt des cartes et plans de la marine. (contributor)
Relief shown pictorially.; "Cvba, Hispaniola, &c. 880" at left of map (top of page).; "Gggg 4" at right of map (bottom of page).; Maps in Latin; text on verso in English.
J. Hondius (publisher)
Mercator, Gerhard, 1512-1594. (creator)
Hondius, Jodocus, 1563-1612. (contributor)
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