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Tabula nouarum insularum, quas diuersis respectibus Occidentales & Indianas uocant.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Münster, Sebastian, 1489-1552.
Format: Map Book
Language:Latin
Published: [Basil : Heinrich Petri, 1540?]
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Item Description:Appears in the author's Cosmographia Universalis.
"This is the earliest separate map of the Americas."
On verso: Novvs orbis, qvi insvlas habet Indici Oceani, quæ superioribus annis ab Hispanis Oceanum undiquaque Iustrantibus inuentæ, hodie toti Europæ species mittunt aromaticas, id quod & olim quidam fecerunt, sed non ea uia qua hodie. Nam ante ætatem nostram India misit in Europam fructus suos per mare Rubrum atque per Alexandriam, hodie uero a Lusitanis per Oceanum meridio nalem longissima nauigatione hæc omnia ad nos deferuntur. 14.
Physical Description:1 map : woodcut