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De nieuwe en onbekende weereld, of, Beschryving van America en 't zuid-land : vervaetende d'oorsprong der Americaenen en zuid-landers, gedenkwaerdige togten derwaerds, gelegendheid der vaste kusten, eilanden, steden, sterkten, dorpen, tempels, bergen, fonteinen, stroomen, huisen, de natuur van beesten, boomen, planten en vreemde gewasschen, Gods-dienst en zeden, wonderlijke voorvallen, vereeuwde en nieuwe oorloogen : verciert met af-beeldsels na 't leven in America gemaekt /

By 1625?-1683. Arnoldus Montanus, 1639-1689. Olfert Dapper, bookseller. 1619-1680 Jacob van Meurs and Jay I. Kislak Collection (Library of Congress)

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T.p. printed in red and black; title vignette; text in double columns.Added engraved t.-p.: America, t' Amsterdam, J. van Meurs, 1671."Forms part of the great collection of [Olfert] Dapper."--Asher. Tiele does not mention this collection in his Nederlandsche bibl., 1884, under either Dapper or Montanus.In this copy the large map of the western hemisphere has title: Novissima et accuratissima totius Americae descriptio per Gerardvm a Schagen.Large paper.The 103 leaves of plates represent 48 double-page plated, mostly maps and etched views of towns, together with 7 full-page engraved ports. Numerous in-text ill.Signatures: *♯ A-4F♯ 4G¡.Church, E.D. Discovery, 613Sabin 50086Includes index

Topics: Indians--Early works to 1800., America--Discovery and exploration.
Publisher: t' Amsterdam : By Jacob Meurs boek-verkooper en plaet-snyder
Year: 1671
OAI identifier: oai:lcoa1.loc.gov:loc.rbc/rbkb.0003
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