Map Das erst general inhaltend die Beschreibung und den Circkel des gantzen Erdtrichs und Moeres. Erst general oder gemeine Tafeln innhaltend den gantzen Umbkreiss und Kugel der Welt

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Title

  • Das erst general inhaltend die Beschreibung und den Circkel des gantzen Erdtrichs und Moeres.

Other Title

  • Erst general oder gemeine Tafeln innhaltend den gantzen Umbkreiss und Kugel der Welt

Names

  • Münster, Sebastian, 1489-1552, cartographer.
  • Kandel, David, -1587.
  • Henricpetri, Sebastian, 1547-1627, publisher.
  • Münster, Sebastian, 1489-1552.

Created / Published

  • [Basel] : [Sebastian Henricpetri], [1569?]

Headings

  • -  Earth (Planet)

Genre

  • World maps
  • Early maps

Notes

  • -  Woodcut oval map within illustrated border, showing clouds and winds.
  • -  Includes entwined initials "DK" in lower left corner, standing for the woodcutter David Kandel.
  • -  Appears in German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmografia.
  • -  Includes illustrations.
  • -  Text and illustrations on verso.
  • -  Shirley, R.W. Mapping of the world, 92
  • -  Gift ; Mrs. Ellett ; November 7, 1950.
  • -  Map in Latin. Title and text on verso in German. German translation of Latin place names and geographic terms also on verso.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Medium

  • 1 map ; 17 x 34 cm, on sheet 31 x 41

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3200 1569 .M8

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2017585793

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Münster, Sebastian, Cartographer, David Kandel, Sebastian Henricpetri, and Sebastian Münster. Das erst general inhaltend die Beschreibung und den Circkel des gantzen Erdtrichs und Moeres. [Basel: Sebastian Henricpetri, ?, 1569] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2017585793/.

APA citation style:

Münster, S., Kandel, D., Henricpetri, S. & Münster, S. (1569) Das erst general inhaltend die Beschreibung und den Circkel des gantzen Erdtrichs und Moeres. [Basel: Sebastian Henricpetri, ?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2017585793/.

MLA citation style:

Münster, Sebastian, Cartographer, et al. Das erst general inhaltend die Beschreibung und den Circkel des gantzen Erdtrichs und Moeres. [Basel: Sebastian Henricpetri, ?, 1569] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2017585793/>.