Mare del Sud, detto altrimenti Mare Pacifico [cartographic material] / auttore Il P. M. Coronelli M.C. Cosmografo.

Mare del Sud, detto altrimenti Mare Pacifico [cartographic material] / auttore Il P. M. Coronelli M.C.  Cosmografo.
Date
1692
By
Coronelli, Vincenzo, 1650-1718.
Notes

Vincenzo Coronelli's map of the Pacific ocean with the Americas from 'Isola di California' to Tierra del Fuego, and Japan to 'Nuova Gvinea', 'Nuova Hollanda', 'Terra d' Antonio Diemens' and 'Nuova Zelanda'.

Le Maire's 1615-1617 voyage shown.

A large mass in place of Hokkaido marked "Terra de Iesso, o Ieco, Yedco, Esso, et Sesso" discovered by the Dutch in 1643.

Text in Italian next to an asterisk off N.Z. coast says: "This exact place marked by asterisk is antepodian to the City of Venice, home of the author of this work".

Engraved for Coronelli's Atlante Veneto. A splendid cartouche with dedication to 'the most illustrious and excellent Sir Knight Giulio Giustinian Sauio Grande'.

Scale [ca. 1:40,000,000].

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Other Versions
Online version: Mare del Sud, detto altrimenti Mare Pacifico
Publisher
Venetia : Coronelli, [1692?].
Format
1 map ;43 x 59 cm.
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