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Americae sive novi orbis, nova descriptio.

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Names
Ortelius, Abraham (1527-1598) (Cartographer)
Collection

John H. Levine Collection

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1573
Place Term: [Antwerp?]
Publisher: S.n.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-7390 [Levine]
Topics
America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Notes
Content : Appears in Ortelius's Theatrum orbis terrarum.

Content : At lower right corner on verso: 2.

Content : Described in Schwartz & Ehrenberg's Mapping of America.

Content : Includes decorative cartouche and ill.

Content : John H. Levine Bequest.

Content : Relief shown pictorially.

Content : State 2 according to Burden. Azores are labelled.

Content : Text on verso: Novvs Orbis.

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

Citation/reference : Burden, P.D. Mapping of North America, 39

Citation/reference : Ermen, E. van. United States in old maps and prints, pl. 2

Citation/reference: Phillips 374
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 36 x 50 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 49556576
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15469826
UUID: 6a1138e0-c6f0-012f-f4eb-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1527: Creator Born
  • 1573: Issued
  • 1598: Creator Died
  • 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. 1573. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-afff-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 August 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-afff-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1573). Americae sive novi orbis, nova descriptio. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-afff-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Americae sive novi orbis, nova descriptio.