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Universalis cosmographia secundum Ptholomaei traditionem et Americi Vespucii alioru[m]que lustrationes.
Relief shown pictorially. First document known to name America. Red ink grid on 2 sheets. Text applied over blank areas on 2 sheets. Manuscript annotations in the margin of 1 sheet. DLC ...
Contributor: Waldseemüller, Martin - Waldseemüller, Martin Site/Collection: Geography and Map Division - Discovery and Exploration - American Memory - Catalog Original Format: Maps Date: 1507 View catalog record
Includes two inset maps and a portrait of Francis Drake. Kraus, H.P. Sir Francis Drake, 48 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Gift of Hans ...
Contributor: Sype, Nicola Van Site/Collection: Rare Book and Special Collections Division - Geography and Map Division - Discovery and Exploration - The Kraus Collection of Sir Francis Drake - American Memory - Catalog Original Format: Maps Date: 1581 View catalog record