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Totius orbis cogniti universalis descriptio. Cui etiam eandem orbis terrae delineationem, duorum circulorum capacitate, huius descriptionis mundi longitudinem documento admirantibus, adiecimus

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Identifier: MC 26
Totius orbis cogniti universalis descriptio. Cui etiam eandem orbis terrae delineationem, duorum circulorum capacitate, huius descriptionis mundi longitudinem documento admirantibus, adiecimus

Dates

  • 1589

Creator

General Note

North America and South America are projected horizontally. The unknown world above (Terra Incognita) is a border made of islands. Australis occupies the entire width at the bottom and is unknown. The West and East hemispheres flank the title cartouche.

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Part of the Archives and Special Collections, Mary Couts Burnett Library Repository

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