Format Maps
Contributors Hondius, Jodocus
Dates 1611
Location Argentina
Strait Of
Language Latin
Subjects Argentina
Early Works to 1800
Magellan, Strait Of
Magellan, Strait of (Chile and Argentina)
Exquisita & magno aliquot mensium periculo lustrata et iam retecta Freti Magellanici facies : eijgentlicke asbeeldinghe der Magellanischer Strate die nu met veel gevaers eitelijeke Maenden doorsien van nieus ondecktis.
Contributor Names
Hondius, Jodocus, 1563-1612.
Created / Published
[Amsterodami : Sumptibus & typis aeneis. I. Hondij, 1611]
Subject Headings
-  Magellan, Strait of (Chile and Argentina)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Argentina--Magellan, Strait of
-  Chile--Magellan, Strait of
-  Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings.
-  From Gerardus Mercator's Atlas sive Cosmographicae meditationes de fabrica mvndi et fabricati figvra. 1611.
-  Oriented with north to the bottom.
-  Includes panoramic view and col. ill.
-  Text on verso.
-  LC copy annotated in pencil in lower right margin: Gravure de 1570 par Ortelius.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Gift; John P. Cosgrove; 2010.
1 map : hand col. ; 34 x 43 cm.
Call Number
G5332.M33 1611 .H6
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g5332m ct003206r
g5332m ct003206v
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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