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Number: 2458
Continent: Africa
Region: Continent
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Year of Origin: 1627
Title: Carte de L'AFRIQVE Corrigee, et augmentee, desus toutes les aultres cy duant faictes par P. Bertius
Language: French
Publish Origin: Paris
Height: 36.7
Width: 48.8
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Medium
Scale: 1 : 24,666,700
Color Type: Full Color
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Publisher: Melchior Tavernier
Petrus Bertius
Other Contributors: Jodocus Hondius, Sr.
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Notes: 1st state, Betz 63.1; This map was published by Tavernier as part of a set of the four continents. Although the title cartouche credits Petrus Bertius, this map was created by Melchoir Tavernier, and was derived from Hondius' influential maps from 1619 and 1623 (as was Bertius' map from 1624, hence the attribution)This is the first state.
Last updated: Jun 1, 2014