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Map Plano de Costa Rica

About this Item


  • Plano de Costa Rica


  • Linares, Juan.
  • Real Escuela de Navegación (Cádiz, Spain)

Created / Published

  • [1758]


  • -  Atlantic Coast (Nicaragua)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • -  Coasts--Nicaragua--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  Manuscript maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  Nicaragua--Atlantic Coast


  • -  Shows lower eastern coast of Nicaragua.
  • -  Depths shown by soundings.
  • -  Oriented with north to the right.
  • -  Watermarks: IV; and, fleur-de-lis.
  • -  Pen-and-ink and watercolor.
  • -  Mounted on cloth backing.
  • -  LC Luso-Hispanic World, 622
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: 149.
  • -  Vault


  • 1 map : ms., col. ; 34 x 48 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G4852.C6 1758 .L5


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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 90683976

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Linares, Juan, and Real Escuela De Navegación. Plano de Costa Rica. [1758] Map.

APA citation style:

Linares, J. & Real Escuela De Navegación. (1758) Plano de Costa Rica. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Linares, Juan, and Real Escuela De Navegación. Plano de Costa Rica. [1758] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.