+ o - ^
previous next
Index

Americae sive novi orbis, nova descriptio.

More Details Cite This Item

View this item elsewhere:

Names
Ortelius, Abraham (1527-1598) (Artist)
Norton, John (d. 1612 ) (Publisher)
Collection

Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases

Charts and maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1606
Place Term: London? :
Publisher: Iohn Norton?,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6416 [LHS 754]
Topics
America --
America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Notes
Content : "Cum Privilegio decennali Ab. Ortelius delineab. et excudeb. 1587."

Content : Appears in the author's Theatrum orbis terrarum. English ed.

Content : Includes ill., decorative cartouche and borders.

Content : Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 754.

Content : National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Content : Relief shown pictorically.

Content : Text on verso: The New World, commonly called America.

Citation/reference : Phillips 3410

Citation/reference: Tooley, R.V. Mapping of America, p. 321
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 35 x 48 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 48659712
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15307837
UUID: 703ba290-c5d5-012f-8922-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1527: Creator Born
  • 1598: Creator Died
  • 1606: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Americae sive novi orbis, nova descriptio." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1606. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef55-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Americae sive novi orbis, nova descriptio." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 26, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef55-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1606). Americae sive novi orbis, nova descriptio. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef55-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef55-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99 | title= (still image) Americae sive novi orbis, nova descriptio., (1606) }} |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=May 26, 2015 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lennox, and Tilden Foundation}}</ref>

Americae sive novi orbis, nova descriptio.