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Map [Portolan atlas of the Mediterranean Sea and western Europe].

About this Item

Title

  • [Portolan atlas of the Mediterranean Sea and western Europe].

Names

  • Brémond, Jean André.

Created / Published

  • 1670.

Contents

  • [1.] Carte particuliere de la Mer Mediterranéé concistant an trois diversses fuilles -- [2.] Partie de la Mer Mediterranéé -- [3. Eastern Mediterranean and the Aegean] -- [4.] Carte particuliere de la Maier Mediterranéé contenant du trois de Gibalta iusque Allexendrete -- [5.] Carte particuliere de la Maier oceanne a partie de la Mediterranéé faicte a Marseille / par moy, Jean André Brémond.

Headings

  • -  Mediterranean Region--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  Mediterranean Region

Genre

  • Atlases
  • Manuscript maps
  • Portolan charts
  • Early maps

Notes

  • -  Title supplied by cataloger.
  • -  Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and gilding on vellum. Half of charts 1 and 5 are attached respectively to the inside of the front and back boards. The other halves of these charts and charts 2 to 4 are mounted on four paper boards.
  • -  Bound in contemporary tooled and gilded brown leather, with modern repairs at spine and edges.
  • -  LC Nautical charts on vellum, 19
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Medium

  • 1 ms. atlas ([8] p.) : col. ill., col. maps, vellum ; 48 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G1956.P5 B73 1670

Repository

  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540 to 4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2005634040

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Brémond, Jean André. Portolan atlas of the Mediterranean Sea and western Europe. 1670. Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2005634040/.

APA citation style:

Brémond, J. A. (1670) Portolan atlas of the Mediterranean Sea and western Europe. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2005634040/.

MLA citation style:

Brémond, Jean André. Portolan atlas of the Mediterranean Sea and western Europe. 1670. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2005634040/>.