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Number: 1656
Continent: Africa
Region: Continent
Place Names:
Year of Origin: 1719
Title: Afriqve Moderne Newes Africa
Sub-Title: [upper margin] Figura II
Language: French
Publish Origin: Frankfurt
Height: 13.5
Width: 9.3
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Small
Scale: 1 : 100,518,000
Color Type: Full Color
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Cartographer: Allain Manesson Mallet
Engraver:
Publisher: J. A. Jung
Other Contributors: Johann David Zunner
Northernmost Latitude: 65.0
Southernmost Latitude: -65.0
Westernmost Longitude: -33.05
Easternmost Longitude: 71.95
Measurement Notes: Prime meridian Greenwich. Original prime meridian Isl. De Fer.
Notes: Berg; copper engraving; Betz # 136 derived from source book Mallet's "Description de l'Univers' Contenant.." editions of 1683 and 1685. This is the Frankfurt edition published 1719 by Jung titled 'Beschreibung des Gantzen Welt Kreises'; scale measured on central latitude
Last updated: Mar 24, 2009