Map Orbis terrarum descriptio duobis planis hemisphaeriis comprehe[n]sa

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Title
Orbis terrarum descriptio duobis planis hemisphaeriis comprehe[n]sa
Contributor Names
Geylekerck, Nicolaes, -approximately 1657, cartographer.
Jansz, Jan, active 1597-1630, publisher.
Created / Published
Amstelodami : Excudebat Joannes Janssonius, 1618.
Subject Headings
-  Earth (Planet)
Genre
World maps
Early maps
Notes
-  Includes notes and illustrations including the garden of Eden, the last judgement, and the four seasons.
-  LC copy mounted on paper, wrinkled, with some staining and pin holes in all corners. French map of the North Pole affixed to the back, with manuscript commentary.
-  Shirley, R.W. Mapping of the world, 295
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 map ; 2 hemispheres, each 27 cm in diameter, on sheet 45 x 59 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G3200 1618 .G4
G3200 1618 .G4 Copy 2. Mounted on cloth. Pin holes in all corners and in middle of upper and lower margins. Paper wrinkled in lower right corner at time of printing, leaving three unprinted lines.
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3200.ct007035
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3200.ct007036r
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3200.ct007036v
Library of Congress Control Number
2017585805
Online Format
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Description
Includes notes and illustrations including the garden of Eden, the last judgement, and the four seasons. LC copy mounted on paper, wrinkled, with some staining and pin holes in all corners. French map of the North Pole affixed to the back, with manuscript commentary. Shirley, R.W. Mapping of the world, 295 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2017585805
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Chicago citation style:

Geylekerck, Nicolaes, -Approximately 1657, Cartographer, and Jan Jansz. Orbis Terrarum Descriptio Duobis Planis Hemisphaeriis Comprehensa. Amstelodami: Excudebat Joannes Janssonius, 1618. Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2017585805/.

APA citation style:

Geylekerck, N. & Jansz, J. (1618) Orbis Terrarum Descriptio Duobis Planis Hemisphaeriis Comprehensa. Amstelodami: Excudebat Joannes Janssonius. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2017585805/.

MLA citation style:

Geylekerck, Nicolaes, -Approximately 1657, Cartographer, and Jan Jansz. Orbis Terrarum Descriptio Duobis Planis Hemisphaeriis Comprehensa. Amstelodami: Excudebat Joannes Janssonius, 1618. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2017585805/>.