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Number: 1540
Continent: Africa
Region: Continent
Place Names:
Year of Origin: 1603
Title: AFRICA
Sub-Title: [upper margin] Descriptio Africae
Language: Latin
Publish Origin: Amsterdam
Height: 8.3
Width: 12.1
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Small
Scale: 1 : 116,389,000
Color Type: No Color
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Cartographer: Cornelius Claesz
Barent Langenes
Engraver: Jodocus Hondius, Sr.
Publisher: Petrus Bertius
Other Contributors:
Northernmost Latitude: 44.0
Southernmost Latitude: -44.0
Westernmost Longitude: -32.05
Easternmost Longitude: 95.95
Measurement Notes: Prime meridian Greenwich. original prime meridian Isl. de Fer.
Notes: Altea;,Betz # 37 from Bertus' "Tabularum Geographicarum Contractarum, Liber tertius IN QVO AFRICA Cum luculentis Tabularum singularum explicationibus."; see also map ;2120 and 1111 for same map in other editions'
Last updated: Oct 9, 2011