Map Orbis vetus et orbis veteris utraque continens, terrarumq[ue] tractus arcticus et antarticus ex Platone, Theopompo sive Aeliano, Manilio &tc.

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Title

  • Orbis vetus et orbis veteris utraque continens, terrarumq[ue] tractus arcticus et antarticus ex Platone, Theopompo sive Aeliano, Manilio &tc.

Names

  • Sanson, Nicolas, 1600-1667, cartographer.
  • Somer, J., engraver.
  • Mariette, Pierre, 1603-1657, publisher.
  • Sanson, Nicolas, 1600-1667.

Created / Published

  • Lutetiae Parisiorum : Apud P. Mariette, via D. Jacobi, sub signo spei, 1657.

Headings

  • -  Earth (Planet)

Genre

  • World maps
  • Early maps

Notes

  • -  Relief shown pictorially.
  • -  "Cum privilegio regis ad Vicennium."
  • -  Shows California as an island.
  • -  Appears in Sanson's Cartes generales de toutes les parties du monde.
  • -  Shirley, R.W. Mapping of the world, 400
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Medium

  • 1 map : hand colored ; 2 hemispheres, each 26 cm in diameter, on sheet 44 x 58 cm

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3200 1657 .S3

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2017585789

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Sanson, Nicolas, Cartographer, J Somer, Pierre Mariette, and Nicolas Sanson. Orbis vetus et orbis veteris utraque continens, terrarumque tractus arcticus et antarticus ex Platone, Theopompo sive Aeliano, Manilio &tc. Lutetiae Parisiorum: Apud P. Mariette, via D. Jacobi, sub signo spei, 1657. Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2017585789/.

APA citation style:

Sanson, N., Somer, J., Mariette, P. & Sanson, N. (1657) Orbis vetus et orbis veteris utraque continens, terrarumque tractus arcticus et antarticus ex Platone, Theopompo sive Aeliano, Manilio &tc. Lutetiae Parisiorum: Apud P. Mariette, via D. Jacobi, sub signo spei. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2017585789/.

MLA citation style:

Sanson, Nicolas, Cartographer, et al. Orbis vetus et orbis veteris utraque continens, terrarumque tractus arcticus et antarticus ex Platone, Theopompo sive Aeliano, Manilio &tc. Lutetiae Parisiorum: Apud P. Mariette, via D. Jacobi, sub signo spei, 1657. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2017585789/>.