Americae Pars Borealis, Florida, Baccalaos, Canada, Corterealis

Collection: Smith Collection

Name: Americae Pars Borealis, Florida, Baccalaos, Canada, Corterealis

Barcode: 1666

From Atlas: Yes

Publishing Location: Antwerp

Notes: Dedicated to Theodoricus Echter a Messelbrum, bishop of Wurtburg. Baccalaos is present day Newfoundland. Corterealis is the name given by Portuguese explorer Gaspar Corte Real for the coast of Labrador. From Atlas Speculum Orbis Terrae, originally prepared by Gerard de Jode before his death in 1591.

Atlas Reference: Atlas Speculum Orbis Terrae

Subjects: Array

Creator: Jode, Cornelis de, 1568-1600

Publisher: Jode, Cornelis de, 1568-1600

Date/Date Range Produced: 1593

Date/Date Range Published: 1593

Language: Latin

Region Depicted: North America

Map Type: Geographical

Dimensions: 37 x 51 cm

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

LC Call Number: G3292.B72 J6 1593

OCLC: 76701470

Accession Number: SM-1593-7

Donor: Smith

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