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Title
Map of Western Hemisphere.
Names
Ramusio, Giovanni Battista (1485-1557) (Author)
Collection

Terzo volvme delle navigationi et viaggi nel qvale si contengono le nauigationi al mondo nuouo, alli antichi incognito, fatte da don Christoforo Colombo Genouese, che fu il primo à scoprirlo à i Re Catholici, detto hora le Indie occidentali, con gli acquisti fatti da lui, et accresciuti poi da Fernando Cortese, da Francesco Pizzarro, & altri valorosi capitani, in diuerse parti delle dette Indie, in nome della Ces. Maes. Con lo scoprire la gran città di Temistitan nel Mexico, doue hora è detto la Nvova Spagna, et la gran prouincia del Perù, il grandissimo fiume Maragnon, et altre città, regni, & prouincie. Le nauigationi fatte dipoi alle dette Indie, poste nella parte verso maestro tramontana, dette hora la Nvova Francia, scoperte al Re Christianiss. la prima volta da Bertoni & Normandi, et dipoi da Giouanni da Verrazzano Fiorentino, & dal capitano Iacques Cartier ...

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1556
Place: Venetia
Publisher: Nella stamperia de Givnti,
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KB+ 1556 (Ramusio, G. B. Terzo volvme delle navigationi et viaggi)
Topics
America -- Discovery and exploration
Voyages and travels
America -- Discovery and exploration
Notes
Content: No. 454 is omitted in numbering of leaves: text ends on ℓ.453 and is followed by double map on leaves numbered 455 and 456.
Content: Publisher's device on t.-p.: initials.
Content: Signatures: 1-6⁶,7⁴, a-z⁸, aa-yy⁸, zz¹⁰ (zz v signed yy iiii) aaa-eee⁸, fff⁴ (fff [j] signed f) ggg-hhh⁸, iii⁶, kkk⁶ (last leaf, blank?, wanting) The register does not include the folded maps.
Content: With stamps of the Admiralty library.
Ownership: No acc. (Bancroft)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 2618397
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14375272
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a9956b30-c61a-012f-5e52-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1485: Creator Born
  • 1556: Issued
  • 1557: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Western Hemisphere." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1556. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7ecd4264-713d-823d-e040-e00a18065730

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Western Hemisphere." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 9, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7ecd4264-713d-823d-e040-e00a18065730

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1556). Map of Western Hemisphere. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7ecd4264-713d-823d-e040-e00a18065730

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of Western Hemisphere.