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Aa, Pieter van der, 1659-1733

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Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

(Title given in Dutch and French) Nouvelle Angleterre exactement décrite par la Capitaine Jean Smith dans ses Voyages faits en 1614 et 1615 . . . Nouvellement rendue publique par Pierre vander Aa, à Leide, c.1715

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Identifier: MC 99
Scope and Contents This cartographic collection was the gift of the estate of the late Midland oilman, George T. Abell. Mr Abell was interested travel, geography, the geology of the petroleum industry, and the history of the Southwest and the maps reflect these as well as other subjects. The collection contains over a hundred maps which range in date from the sixteenth to the twentieth centuries. Notably, the collection also contains a 1573 copy of Abraham Ortelius's Theatrvm orbis terrarvm, considered by some as...