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Number: 1793
Continent: Africa
Region: Continent
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Year of Origin: 1737
Title: AF/RI/CA/ NOVA
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Language: Latin
Publish Origin: Vienna
Height: 16.1
Width: 19.6
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Small
Scale: 1 : 56,120,700
Color Type: Full Color
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Cartographer: Franz Wagner
Engraver: Gregory Kurtzbock
Publisher: Leopold Hodl
Franz Wagner
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Notes: Betz; from Franz Wagner's book "Einleitung in die alte und neuere Geographia..." published in Vienna in 1737. The publisher was Leopold Hodl and the printer was Gregory Kurtzbock. It is believed that there was only one edition of this book. It is not known if this map appeared in other books from this period. The map's title, AFRICA NOVA, is placed on the map in the South Atlantic; [scale measured on modern distance from landmarks -- Libian Syrtis major to Cape Town]
Last updated: Nov 2, 2012