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Title
L'Amerique Septentrionale
Alternative Title
L'Amerique Septentrionale. Dreβée fur les Observations de Mrs. de l'Academie Royale des Science & quelques autres, & fur les Memoires les plus recens
Creator
Guérard, Nicholas
Contributor
L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726
Date Created and/or Issued
1700
Publication Information
Honnold Mudd Library. Special Collections
Contributing Institution
Claremont Colleges Library
Collection
Maps and Mapping at The Claremont Colleges
Rights Information
For more information on copyright or permissions for this image, please contact Honnold Mudd Library Special Collections at http://libraries.claremont.edu/sc
Description
Engraved map, 60 x 45, by N. Guerard, published, Paris, 1700, by G. L'Isle. Hereafter known as Delisle type No. 1. Numerous dotted lines show routes of different voyagers: Cortés, 1534; Gaetano, 1542; Mendaña, Drake, and Noort. The P. de Drak is shown in a little less than 38°. The map was re-issued by Pierre Mortier, 59 x 48, in about 1705; again by Peter Schenck, 58 x 44.5, in 1708; and again by T.C. Lotter, 58 x 45.3, about 1780,k with some of the names Latinized and the C. de Fortun, C. Arboledo, C. des Neiges, and C. de S. Martin omitted. On the 1705 (?) map he forgot to put the name Cedros on the island.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
http://ccdl.libraries.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll14/id/12
Language
French
Subject
North America - Maps
North America - Maps - Early works to 1800
Cartography
Cartouche
Map scales
Maps
Cortés, Hernán, 1485-1547
Villalobos, Ruy López de, 1500?-1544
Mendaña de Neira, Alvaro de, 1542?-1595
Drake, Francis, approximately 1540-1596
Noort, Olivier van, 1558 or 1559-1627
Voyages and travels - Early works to 1800
Place
North America
Pacific Ocean
Source
Original map, 26.88 x 20 inches: Henry Raup Wagner Collection of Maps and Atlases, folder w459a
Relation
Maps and Mapping at The Claremont Colleges - http://cdm15831.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/landingpage/collection/p15831coll14

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