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subject : Scandinavia--History--To 1397--Maps
Large format example of Niccolò Zeno's 1558 map of the North Atlantic, based upon the legend of a 14th Century Venetian family and their reported travels to the New World, which flourished as a factual account and was incorporated into a number of maps in the second half of the 16th Century.; Relief shown pictorially.; Bottom margin: left "IIIe. Souscript. (Tom. II. Cahier Ier.)"; center "Copie exacte de la carte des freres Zenil, avec une petite carte comparative des de̓couvertes des Scandinaves"; right "Page 50"
Gide fils (par MM. J.B. Eyrie̓s et Malte-Brun) (publisher)
Zeno, Niccolò, 1515-1565. (creator)
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