Format Maps
Contributors Boazio, Baptista
Dates 1589
Location Cape Verde
Cartagena
Colombia
Dominican Republic
Florida
Great Britain
Saint Augustine
Santo Domingo
Santo Dominigo
São Tiago Island
United States
West Indies
Western Hemisphere
Language Latin
Subjects Cape Verde
Cartagena
Cartagena (Colombia)
Colombia
Discovery and Exploration
Dominican Republic
Drake, Francis
Florida
Great Britain
History, Naval
Saint Augustine
Saint Augustine (Fla.)
Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic)
Santo Dominigo
São Tiago Island
São Tiago Island (Cape Verde)
Travel
Tudors
United States
West Indies
West Indies Expedition
Western Hemisphere
Title
[Map and views illustrating Sir Francis Drake's West Indian voyage, 1585-6].
Contributor Names
Boazio, Baptista.
Created / Published
[London? : s.n., 1589]
Subject Headings
-  Drake, Francis,--1540?-1596--Travel--West Indies
-  West Indies Expedition, 1585-1586
-  Western Hemisphere--Discovery and exploration
-  São Tiago Island (Cape Verde)
-  Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic)
-  Cartagena (Colombia)
-  Saint Augustine (Fla.)
-  Great Britain--History, Naval--Tudors, 1485-1603
-  Western Hemisphere
-  Cape Verde--São Tiago Island
-  Dominican Republic--Santo Dominigo
-  United States--Florida--Saint Augustine
-  Colombia--Cartagena
Notes
-  The first engraving is a map of Drake's voyage [showing Europe, western Africa, northern South America, and eastern North America]; the four other engravings consist of bird's-eye battle plan views of the cities of Santiago, Santo Domingo, Cartagena, and St. Augustine, Florida.
-  4 bird's-eye views and 1 map.
-  Relief shown pictorially on bird's-eye views.
-  Voyage map in English; city maps in Latin.
-  Title supplied by cataloger.
-  Map and views created to illustrate Bigges' and Croftes' Summarie and true discourse of Sir Frances Drake's West Indian voyage, 1589.
-  Provenance: Gift of Jay I. Kislak Foundation.
-  Orientation varies.
-  Kraus, H.P. Sir Francis Drake, p. 121-7
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Includes hand col. ill.
-  Select features alphabetically indexed on bird's-eye views, views not accompanied by index key.
-  "The verso of each sheet is numbered in ink in an identical early hand "1 [through] 5" in the following sequence: 1. 'Voyadge', 2. S. Domingo, 3. Cartagena, 4. S. Augustine, 5. Santiago."--Auction catalog.
-  All sheets vertically fold-lined at center.
-  Kislak accession no. 1991.322.01.0003
-  Kislak accession no. 1991.322.02.0003
-  Kislak accession no. 1991.322.03.0003
-  Kislak accession no. 1991.322.04.0003
-  Kislak accession no. 1991.322.05.0003
Medium
1 map and 4 views : hand col. ; 41 x 54 cm. or smaller, on sheets ca. 51 x 64 cm. or smaller.
Call Number
G3291.S12 s000 .B6
Repository
Library of Congress Rare Book and Special Collections Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3291sm grb00002 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3291sm.grb00002
Library of Congress Catalog Number
2007626708
http://lccn.loc.gov/2007626708


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