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dc.descriptionPicture of Christ at upper left. Typical potato-shaped South America of this period. "Terra Australis nonium cognita" is large, covering the whole south of the map. North America is unknown. Blue stippled oceans. Latin with Cicero quote at bottom.
dc.format.extent28.7 x 16.5 cm
dc.publisherBussemacher, Johann, active 1580-1613
dc.titleTypus orbis terrarum, ad imitationem universalis Gerhardi Mercatoris. Cuius secundum tam veterum quam recentiorum supputationem 5400 militaria Germanica ambitus complectitur . . . .
dc.format.resolution600 dpi x 600 dpi
dc.contributor.cartographerQuad, Matthias, 1557-1613

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  • George T. Abell Map Collection [101]
    Cartographic collection which includes maps of the world, the British Isles, Pacific Ocean, North and South America, the Western Hemisphere, and the United States. Dates range from the sixteenth to the twentieth centuries.

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