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Terra Australis incognita

Creator/Contributor:
Jansson, Jan, 1588-1664, creator
Place Of Origin:
Netherlands
[Amstelodami
Publisher:
apud Ioannem Ianssonium
Creation Date:
1652]
1652
Extent:
1 map : ill. ; 44 x 49 cm.
Language:
Dutch; Flemish
Genre:
map
Engraving, Dutch-17th century.
Maps
Early works to 1800
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Discoveries in geography--17th century
Antarctica--Discovery and exploration--Maps--Early works to 1800
Australia--Discovery and exploration--Maps--Early works to 1800
Notes:
Covers South Pole to the Tropic of Capricorn and southern parts of South America, South Africa and the west and south coasts of Australia.
Relief shown pictorially.
Appears in: Nieuwen atlas ofte werelt-beschrijvinge vertoonende de vorornaemste rijcken ende landen ... Amsterdam: Ioannem Ianssonium, 1658-1687.
State lacking text on verso.
Historiated corners including natives, animals, birds, boats and a penguin and hunted penguin.
Includes notes.
"Nova Hollandia detect Anno 1644" refers to Tasman's second voyage.
In Dutch and Latin.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Harvard Map Collection digital maps
Repository:
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard University
Record ID:
990115048730203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990115048730203941/catalog