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Septentrionalium terrarum descriptio

Map, 1613, Latin

Septentrionalium terrarum descriptio

Map, 1613, Latin

Notes

First printed map of the North Pole, originally published in 1595. Originally part of Atlas sive cosmographicae meditationes de fabrica mundi et fabricati figura, Amsterdam : Jodocus Hondius, 1613.

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

1 map : printed, col.

Extent

36.5 x 39 cm. on sheet 41 x 44 cm.

Provenance

From the George Weston Limited donation of printed maps and illustrations 2002

Contributor

Jodocus Hondius Jr. (1595-1629)

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

912.19632 M26 (Weston donation maps drawer, map #4)