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Recentiissima Novi Orbis Sive Americae Septentrionalis et Meridionalis Tabula
Engraved print map of the Americas, with California as an island, a huge 'Terra Esonis' filling the north Pacific, and the western Great Lakes left open-ended. A decorative cartouche design of natives, serpents, and bars of gold, found in the lower left corner.
Per I. Danckerts Amft: cum Privilegio. c. 1697; Amsterdam
Justus Danckerts (1635-1701), a member of a prominent Dutch engraving and cartographic publishing firm, was most active as a map publisher from 1664 when he was registered in the booksellers' guild of Amsterdam, until 1701 when he died.
Jan. 1, 1697
MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Print, b&w (predominantly); LENGTH: 25 x 21 3/4 inches; QUANTITY: 1
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